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The imagination muscle

A tip about building a rippling “imagination muscle”

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Give the character an obstacle

A tip about getting your character stuck (on purpose)

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Learning from each story

A tip about seeing stories as places to learn (the first in a series of tips that come from the writing of “The Waking Prince”)

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When you are writing, consider 15 minutes a long time

A tip about “story time” (where 15 minutes is a long time)

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Trained fingers to the rescue!

A tip about touch typing—which helps to capture ideas and make stories more readable

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