EARS October 2022


October 2022 “Recommended” Songs Considered for Pub Luncheon

Congratulations to the writers below who had songs Recommended for Consideration for Publisher Luncheon. These were submitted to the Song Evaluation Service and were recommended by the NSAI Evaluators who reviewed them. NSAI staffers will review all songs recommended for the possibility of a Fall 2022 Publisher Luncheon. Be sure to take a look at the hometowns of these great writers. Who knows… you may find your next co- writer! With NSAI members from all over the world, one of these folks might live just around the corner from you!


Recommended for Consideration


Joy Hanna – “Hands On Me" – Houston, TX

Ashley Morris – “Jesus I Want You” – Newnan, GA

Carol Coffey – “Let Jesus In” – Overland Park, KS

Charlie Miller – “She Talks To Me” - Douglasville, GA

Carin Fradin – “Work And The Weather" – Hillsborough, CA

Carey Latham – “That Guy’”- Murfreesboro, TN

Hayden Cain – “Red Dirt On Mars," "Country IRL"– Richmond, KY

Philip Hommes – “The Thrill” - Two Harbors, MN

Brad McKinney - "Size Matters" - Richmond, KY

Kate Zickler - "I Do Anyway," "Confessions of a Proverbs 30A Woman" - Franklin, TN

Ben Wagner - "Long Goodbye" - Hermitage, TN

Claire Bunnik - "Bathroom Wall" - Pefferlaw, ON

Steven Charles - "Livin' The Dream" - Nashville, TN

Richard Schroder - "Christmas Shopping" - Chestnut Hill, MA

Jayne Sachs - "Good On My Feet" - Trotwood, ON

Greyson Campbell - "If These Streets Could Talk" - Lewisburg, TN

Zack Runyon - "Wine From A Whiskey Glass" - Pikeville, KY


*Names listed above do not reflect writers who have had songs recommended at any time other than October 2022.*


These writers are being recognized by our evaluators as writers who are on the rise! These members have gotten the attention of our evaluators for their unique and promising writing skills. Keep an eye on these folks… they just keep getting better!




Mitchal Stutes – DeWitt, MI

Zacary Henard - Clarksville, TN

Dave Quirk - Middlefield, MA

Joe McEnerney - Long Beach, NY

Ashley Morris - Newnan, GA

Danny Fishman - Westport, CT

Carol Coffey - Overland Park, KS

Carin Fradin - Hillsborough, CA

Elias Edlund - Toronto, ON

Mario Almonte - Fresh Meadows, NY

Adam Carpenter - Springfield, MO

Jonathan Bell - Odenville, AL

Hayden Cain - Richmond, KY

Christopher Foust - Spring Hill, TN

Jay Putty - Springfield, TN

Tim Gibson - Brookfield, WI

Daniel N. Ard - Rexburg, ID

Sean Myers - Glyndon, MD

Philip Hommes - Two Harbors, MN

Shauna Specht - Spruce Grove, AB

Michael McFarland - Cleveland, OH

Kathryn Woodward - Newburgh, IN

Kate Zickler - Franklin, TN

Matt Morris - Newnan, GA

Collin Athas - Nashville, TN

David Counts - Jupiter, FL

Kayla Dunbar - Nashville, TN

Rick Amburgey - Franklin, OH

Amy Vanator - Albany, IN

David Ayers - Hoschton, GA

Cale Kight - Tarrytown, GA

Richard Goldstein - White Plains, NY

Daniel Fagan - Birmingham, AL

Colin Black, Denver, CO

Daniel Herr - Nashville, TN

Greyson Campbell - Lewisburg, TN


*Names listed above do not reflect writers who have been recognized as "Ones to Watch" at any time other than October 2022.*