How to Come Up With Original Story Ideas

How to Come Up With Original Story Ideas

Last year, I wrote a blog post on coming up with story ideas. However, since that time, I’ve had many writers ask me for advice on coming up with original story ideas. Oftentimes, they have no trouble coming up with an idea for their stories, but after researching their idea they realize it sounds similar to other books or movies that have already been published and are successful. Therefore, how do we, as writers, come up with original story ideas that have never been written about before?

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Five Ways to Help You Get a Great Story Idea

Five Ways to Help You Get a Great Story Idea

This week, I was reading over some of my past blog posts, and I realized that I write many posts as if you already have a story idea in mind. However, the truth is, many writers stare at a blank page or screen for hours trying to come up with the perfect story idea. Rest assured, it is effortless to come up with an original and satisfying story idea, and it involves very little frustration on your part. 

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