There is no mistaking idea when it comes to writing. Whenever I start to write, I always start with some kind of idea in mind. It can be anything from a great story to a good paper to a great analogy. Anything that will help someone else understand what I’m saying. But as I start to write, I often quickly get lost in the content of my paper. There’s a process to this madness, of course, but there’s no need to feel like you have to go through all this trouble.
The three steps that I follow when I start to write off the start are:
1. Take a break. If you’re having the big ideas trouble writing, go for a break. Take a walk, do something that’s going to help you relax, read a book. anything.
2. Talk to your partner. When you’re having trouble writing, it’s important to talk to someone about it. It can help to talk about what you’re working on, what you’re trying to achieve, and how you’re feeling at the moment.
3. Write. Once you’ve taken a break, it’s important to write. This isn’t something that you do every day, but it’s important when you’re having trouble feeling writing-like things. It can help to feel like you can write, to feel like you’re working, and to feel like you’re in control of your writing.
2. If you’re struggling to get ideas to write your dream story, one way to do just that is to break the story into smaller, more manageable chunks. What might feel like an impossible task in the beginning, can be simple in the end. Here are three tips to follow to helping you get your story to look like it matters: