WGA writer shares how he goes from zero to story without ever incurring writer's block. During these articles, he explains premise, genre, and structure. Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! In the beginning, there was darkness. A void.
100 Creative Writing Prompts for Writers
How to Write a Premise For Your Novel
Click to see full answer. Similarly one may ask, what is a premise in writing? The premise is the foundation of your story-that single core statement, says James N. If you can establish what your premise is at the beginning of your project, you will have an easier time writing your story.
Because I am an improviser, I get my best writing done when I have some sort of suggestion to get me going. Just like using a suggestion from the audience can give improvisers the setup to begin a scene, a small kernel of an idea is all I need to nudge me in the direction of a productive first draft of a short piece of writing. One of my favorite things to do each week is to write the Tuesday writing prompts for WD, because I get to play the role of suggestion-giver for anyone who reads them. My hope is that my random ideas that make enough sense to share on the internet inspire WD readers the next time they are looking for something to get their creative juices flowing—whether that inspiration is for a new short story, the next plot thread in their novel, a comedy sketch, etc.
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