So, you’ll get to explore more story topics in less time than if you were writing longer works.
But how do you generate short story ideas that are worth the time you’ll invest in crafting a short story your readers will love?
” What writer doesn’t want that kind of reaction, right?
Even with the challenges inherent to short story writing, you’ll most likely finish a short story in far less time than you would a novel.
Whatever prompts you to write something in reaction or in response can lead to the beginning of a new story.
The most effective writing prompts and writing exercises make use of themes with a history of captivating and inspiring others.
And if you don’t have any great ideas at the moment, where do you get some?
When it comes to generating new story ideas, you can take more than one approach.
Maybe that reaction is an argument, or maybe it’s an impassioned defense of an idea.
Whatever it is, the purpose here is to take that prompt and use it to generate a written response in one form or another.