10 Questions for Taylor Swift

The teen country star kicks off her first headlining tour this month. Taylor Swift will now take your questions

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Taylor Swift

How long does it take you to write a song? Stacey Klemstein JOHNSBURG, ILL.

Most of the time, songs that I write end up being finished in 30 minutes or less. "Love Story" I wrote on my bedroom floor in about 20 minutes. When I get on a roll with something, it's really hard for me to put it down unfinished.

What's the story behind "Love Story"? Madison Parker PORTLAND, ORE.

"Love Story" is actually about a guy that I almost dated. But when I introduced him to my family and my friends, they all said they didn't like him. All...

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