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What Should you Write About?
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Let’s imagine you’ve been struggling to find a subject for your next story or article. What can you do? There are several guidelines that will help you find the perfect subject.
• Write about what you know: Why is this important? The reason is simple. Write about something you feel passionate about. The emotion you feel will show and make your story shine. For example, if you’re a professional tennis player with a great record, wouldn’t you be comfortable writing about your journey to success? You’d much rather write about that than something you’ve never experienced.
• Don’t be afraid to share your feelings and experiences: Even though you might think your experiences are boring, other people might find them inspirational or exciting. If you present things with your natural passion, you’ll find the best way to present your story.
• Use humor if it’s natural to you: Children love humor, but it has to come across as a natural ability for you. If it seems forced, it wont’ be fun for your readers .
• Make sure you include conflict in your story: Why is this important? Conflict is what moves your story forward. It keeps the plot interesting. Children want to know what happens next if you have enough conflict. Also, remember that the problem or conflict in your story should involve your main character. The “star” of the story needs to learn and grow from his/her experiences in the plot.
• The beginning and the ending: You need a good opening, or “hook” to make your young reader eager to read about what happens next. Did you put action in the beginning? Once you’ve tackled that, remember to tie the beginning and the end together so it all makes sense. I hope these little hints will help you create the perfect children’s tale.


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More Blogs by Deanie Humphrys-Dunne
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• Inteview with Award Winnng Author, Carla Burke - Wednesday, June 12, 2013
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• What is theme? Do you Need Ideas? - Monday, March 04, 2013
• Looking for the Key to Success? Here it is! - Friday, March 01, 2013
• Writing for Children? Will Someone Steal your Work? - Saturday, December 29, 2012
• Writing for Children? Adding Conflict - Monday, November 19, 2012
• Writing for Children? Be Sure your Character Grows - Monday, October 15, 2012
• Another Amazing Olympian, Hiroshi Hoketsu - Tuesday, July 31, 2012
• Interesting Happening from the Olympics - Monday, July 30, 2012
• Kieran Behan, A Winner Against All Odds - Sunday, July 29, 2012
• The Opening Ceremony - Saturday, July 28, 2012
• Go USA Olympians! - Friday, July 27, 2012
• Who Should Publish Your Story? - Thursday, July 26, 2012
• Five Important Truths About Rejection and Your Children’s Book - Wednesday, July 25, 2012
• A Look at the Inspiring life of Children's Author, Carla Burke - Tuesday, July 24, 2012
• Making your Characters Memorable - Monday, July 23, 2012
• Bored with Writing? What to do Next - Sunday, July 22, 2012
• We're bored, now what? - Saturday, July 21, 2012
• Where do you Find Ideas for Your Children's Stories ? - Friday, July 20, 2012
• Beginners Guide to Creating the Pefect Children's Story - Thursday, July 19, 2012
• What is conflict and why is it Important to your Story? - Wednesday, July 18, 2012
• Have you Ever Heard of Easton, CT? - Tuesday, July 17, 2012
• Conquering "Pikes Peak" - Monday, July 16, 2012
• Keys to Success in your Children's Story - Sunday, July 15, 2012
• Why Setting Goals is Important - Saturday, July 14, 2012
• Reaching Beyond Your Goals Through Therapeutic Riding - Friday, July 13, 2012
• Top Three Reasons why you Should Persevere - Thursday, July 12, 2012
• Random Things About Me - Wednesday, July 11, 2012
• Cody Jackson, Pint Sized Patriot - Tuesday, July 10, 2012
• A Shout Out to my Readers! - Monday, July 09, 2012
• Themes and Morals, What's the Difference? - Sunday, July 08, 2012
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• Overcoming Writer's Fright - Friday, July 06, 2012
• It's P. T. Barnum's Birthday-Let's celebrate! - Thursday, July 05, 2012
• Happy Birthday, USA - Tuesday, July 03, 2012
• Consistency-Why is it Important for Your Childrens' Story? - Friday, June 29, 2012
• Creating Memorable Characters for your Children’s Stories - Wednesday, June 13, 2012
• When your Ending Meets the Beginning of your Children's Stroy - Tuesday, February 07, 2012
• Why is Dialogue Important to your Children's Story? - Saturday, January 07, 2012
• Do you Remember the First Story you Published? - Saturday, August 27, 2011
• How was Tails of Sweetbrier Created? - Saturday, August 27, 2011


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