Thanks 987baz. What kind of music do you create?
I'm using the open source LMMS program, which is free. It doesn't have the bells and whistles of some of the more professional programs, but I like it for now.
I've never created music before - had this weird belief that "I am not musical". And while getting the music creation skills takes time, it seems to be a similar process as listening to music, the way I see it. You know when something sounds good or if it is "not quite right" and the same applies to creating music.
Created another song that I really like. It's an uplifting electronic track: