Exercises and Prompts

Exercises to Help Find a Premise

How to Find a Premise for a Story

How to Develop a Premise into a Story

Exercises for Setting and Characters

How to Describe Setting

How to Create and Develop Characters

Exercises for Structure

How to Write a Scene

How to Structure a Story

How to Move through Time

Exercises for Plot

How to Raise the Stakes

How to Write (or Write Around) Plot

How to Build Suspense

Exercises for Dialogue

How to Write Dialogue

Exercises for Language and Style

How to Write with Style

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