Earworm: How to Write Hooks That Get Stuck in Your Head

Everyone knows the feeling of having a song stuck in your head. Once it starts it can be hard to make it go away.

But the ultra-catchy tunes that stay lodged in your brain for hours are different.

I’m talking about the dreaded earworm. These are the irresistible melodies and musical figures that you can’t help but hum under your breath.