Writing songs and instrumental music is one of Ruth’s greatest joys. She writes songs in a variety of genres including; country, folk, rock, gospel, children’s music, R&B, blues, latin, and classical. Her songs have appeared in award winning films, in print music compilations, on the radio, and as theme songs for festivals. They have been on the albums of recording artists and groups both in the U.S.A. and abroad. Her three original albums have sold in the U.S. and Canada. Ruth’s songwriting awards include 1st place in the New York Pro/Am Songwriting Competition, and awards in The Music City Song Festival, Nashville Songwriting Competition, and The Jewish American Songwriting Festival.