Tapping into the Idea Vein

Apr 18, 04:37 by IROSF
Perhaps this essay sparks a thought or two of your own...

The article can be found here.
Apr 19, 00:14 by Jim Van Pelt
Those were fun ideas for coming up with ideas. Something I like about the exercise is that it would push writers away from their first thoughts for stories, which I find are almost invariably imitative or derivative. A lot of the easily rejectable in the slush piles I have read failed because they just weren't different.
   

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