These songs were on permanent rotation while I wrote COVETED (book 1) and KEPT (book 2). I love music that evokes a strong emotional response. This is a long list of the titles that worked for me as a wrote.

  • Frou Frou – Dumbing Down of Love
  • Stevie Wonder – I Never Dreamed You’d Leave in Summer
  • Massive Attack – Teardrop
  • Kate Havnevik – Sleepless
  • I am Jen – Broken in all the right places
  • Trey Songz – Can’t be more than friends
  • Coldplay – Trouble
  • Coldplay – Sparks
  • Lisa Hall – Is this real
  • The Cardigans – Erase and Rewind
  • Björk – Cocoon
  • Björk – Hunter
  • Björk – Unravel
  • Björk – Come to Me
  • Sia – Breathe Me
  • Vertical Horizon – Best I Ever Had
  • Ruckspin & Planas – The Nature Of It (Instrumental)
  • Artemis – Subterranean
  • Sarah Fimm – Great Wide Open

These particular songs are tied to scenes in KEPT:

  • Me’shell Ndegeocello – Bitter
  • Me’shell Ndegecello – Beautiful
  • Me’shell Ndegecello – Fool of Me
  • Björk – Possibly, Maybe
  • Lykke Li – Possibility
  • Talkdemonic – Black Wood Crimson
  • Talkdemonic – Final Russian