See, songwriting is a combination of CREATIVITY and CRAFT.
You need CREATIVITY to come up with an idea and create that first draft.
But you also need CRAFTSMANSHIP to polish that initial idea and turn it into a finished song people would actually listen to.
Now, if you are reading this…
Chances Are That You Don’t Lack Creativity.
You probably have a notebook or a folder full of great drafts.
…But they are just that, DRAFTS.
You get a spark of inspiration…
Write a beautiful melody or chord progression…
But Then You Get Stuck!
Next thing you know, you are staring at the draft for days on end, aware that it’s missing something but struggling to figure out what exactly.
Then, after a while, you just give up and start over.
Or worse yet, release the first draft and get disappointed.
That’s all because you haven’t mastered the second part of the equation: