K♦ King of Diamonds in The Rock Songwriter’s Deck: 52 Ways to Write a Song
Have you met the King of Diamonds? Let's just say he's pretty comfortable with who he is and with his level of success in life. Of, course, it's easy for him — he's a king! And he's loaded with diamonds!
But even if you don't have that same level of worldly success, you can learn from the King of Diamonds' example. Go ahead and write what's comfortable and natural for you to write.
Write the song that’s easiest and most straightforward for you.
Write in your native style. Write about things you care about personally. Let your real personality come forward.
Don’t be afraid to do “the same things you always do.” This is the time to use all those most familiar tricks.