Here is my ad:
Pop lyricist seeking a co-lyricist/musician to collaborate with. Must be able to write music and lyrics both. My long-term goal is to turn my unfinished lyrics into hit songs someday. I am seeking someone with the same goals. I currently live in Ohio. I have been a member of Songwriters and Poets Critique in Columbus, Ohio. I am a member of NSAI ( Seeking someone I can collaborate with on a weekly basis. Must be willing to make an agreement on royalty percentages before working together so there are no hard feelings and miscommunications.
Favorites and influences: Darren Hayes, Savage Garden, Fleetwood Mac, Ace of Base, Backstreet Boys, A-Ha, Tears for Fears, Bon Jovi, Def Leppard, various 80s acts, 80s pop and some 90s pop, and many others.
Please serious inquiries only! Those who have the goal of making commerical pop hits. Must be hard working and dedicated to writing! If writing is only a hobby and not a goal, please do not respond to this. As stated above, Iím seeking those who want to work as a team towards commercial pop success.

Here is some additional info. about me.
I am 30 years old. Single.
I have never been published and my goal is to get published.
I have only been writing for about 1 year or a little over.
I am open to criticism so I can become a commercially successful writer.
I would like to find someone in Northwest Ohio who is working towards the same goal as myself so we can get together on a regular basis.