Write Your First Song in 5 Easy Lessons Have you ever wanted to put words on paper and make it into a song? Have you ever had a tune stuck in your head and then added your own words to the tune just for the fun of it? Well, that sounds like the beginning of writing your first song. Song writing is an art that takes hard work and dedication, but when you learn a few simple guidelines you can be writing song after song quickly and easily. And maybe one day you will be writing like a professional. The magic of songwriting is when lyrics are from the heart and convey exactly what you are hoping to say in a matter that harmonizes with relevant music.