Welcome to the second installment of Nine Exercises to Help You Draft a New Story.
Exercise #2: A Problem
Time: ten minutes
If you did Exercise #1, you have a character who you've written a little bit about. If not, you can do this exercise with any character you have in mind.
Now you're going to give your character a problem. Think of a number between one and twenty-four. Write it down. Click here. There's your problem.
Character + problem. Write for ten minutes.
Next: An Ending, and a Letter
|from The Cock and the Hen by Rudolf Mates|