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By Alyssa / October 23, 2017

Quick Take- How To Get Better At What You Do and Find Success

We often want to know how to get better at everything we do. Well, there's no real secret to this.  Read More

By Alyssa / October 2, 2017

Hire A Composer- A How-To Guide

Hey everyone! If you're reading this post, you're likely looking to hire a composer for your project, or you just...

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By Alyssa / August 20, 2017

My Summer Reading List- Recommended Books!

It's no secret that the most successful people of all time read. A lot. I've recently found myself wanting to...

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By Alyssa / July 24, 2017

How To Get Started In Game Audio- 3 Things You Can Do Today! (Video)

Wow, what?? My first video post?? That's right, I've begun making videos on game audio, in addition to writing blogposts. Please check...

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By Alyssa / July 7, 2017

Why Waking Up Early Is Awesome

Seriously. You're probably thinking "Oh hell no! Waking up early blows chunks!" I'm writing to say that it really doesn't. Picture probably relevant. Read More

By Alyssa / June 7, 2017

I’m Not A Business Person (But I Need To Be)

For some reason, I decided that I want to make music for games. After all, I love music and I...

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By Alyssa / May 31, 2017

Resetting The Neutral: Getting Back Control of Your Life

So I'm going to be completely honest. There's times in my life where I feel like a complete mess. I...

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By Alyssa / May 31, 2017

58 Facts About Me

Had a lot of fun sharing all this info about myself. May have done one too many, but I thought...

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By Alyssa / April 22, 2017

You Have Something To Say (Why You Should Speak At Events)

A while back, I wrote a post on the importance of stepping outside your comfort zone. To summarize, branching...

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By Alyssa / March 18, 2017

On Passion Projects and Hiring Your Fellow Artists

a1707034153_10 So, I don't know if you heard... back in December, I...

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By Alyssa / March 9, 2017

See You At PAX East! What To Do and Who To See as an Indie Audio Designer

Hey everyone! It's that time of year again (sometime in March, or perhaps in April), and that means it's time...

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By Alyssa / January 9, 2017

MAGFest 2017 Summary

crowdsurf So another MAGFest has come and gone. While I'm always sad...

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By Alyssa / January 5, 2017

Networking at MAGFest

Hey everyone! Since MAGFest is happening this weekend, I thought I would write a quick blog post detailing some networking...

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By Alyssa / January 1, 2017

Consider Your Achievements

It's January 1st, 2017. I'm taking the day to think about what I achieved in 2016, and how I can...

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By Alyssa / September 26, 2016

Quick Take- Just Write Something! How To Deal With Composer’s Block

I can say from experience that having creative blocks is The Worst. It's a scenario we know all too well. You...

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By Alyssa / September 6, 2016

Freelancing- More Than Just Working at Home In Your PJs

Ah, the wonderful world of freelancing. It's a magical place, where you can roll out of bed every day at...

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By Alyssa / May 13, 2016

Quick Take- How I Learned To Compose Music

This is quite a bit overdue, but hell, I'm posting it! After coming home from MAGFest 2016, I took some time...

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By Alyssa / January 22, 2016

Game Jams: What You As An Audio Person Should Expect and Do

So in preparation for Global Game Jam (happening January 29-31st), I thought I would write up a handy blog post...

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By Alyssa / January 20, 2016

Playcrafting Blog Post

I recently wrote a blog post for Playcrafting about why aspiring game composers should get into sound design. Read it  Read More

By Alyssa / November 5, 2015

“Yesterday” Was “Scrambled Eggs” OR How I Learned to Just Fricken Write Music

I'm a pretty big fan of the Beatles. Okay, so I'm a huge fan. I think I've read literally every...

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By Alyssa / September 9, 2015

Why I Needed to Step Outside My Comfort Zone (and Why You Should Too!)

I have a little display on one of the walls of my apartment where I hang lanyards and badges from...

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By Alyssa / July 29, 2015

What You Should Be Doing At A Game Developer Meetup

Following up on last week's blog post, wherein I discussed avenues for meeting game developers, I wanted to go over...

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By Alyssa / July 17, 2015

How Do I Break Into Game Audio?

So, with the launch of a blog on my website, I thought I would take the time to share a...

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