Generating Ideas

Getting ideas can be hard when you are staring down at a blank page with nothing but “I don’t know what to write” on your mind. Here are some tricks to help you out:

  • Make titles and leave space below- happy moments, exciting moments, firsts, lasts
  • Under the titles start listing whatever come to mind
  • If you get stuck on a list make a new list title right way
  • Pick something on your list that seems like something you could write about and start writing
  • If you get stuck writing then look back at your list to grab a new idea and write about that

Here’s a chart to help…