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When you can't think of what to write, what do you like to do to spark inspirati

  1. GameApathy profile image81
    GameApathyposted 5 years ago

    When you can't think of what to write, what do you like to do to spark inspiration?

  2. LisaKoski profile image93
    LisaKoskiposted 5 years ago

    Sometimes I use the word vomit technique (which I have written about in one of my hubs). I also like to go through and edit my old hubs. For some reason, I almost always come up with new ideas while reading through them. Friends and family help too. I ask them for ideas and, although I almost never use the ideas they give me, they tend to help inspire me with some I might not have thought of otherwise.

  3. profile image0
    Moeskyposted 5 years ago

    I go for a walk and just let my mind and thoughts take over. There's always something new that arises, inspired by the route of my thoughts, or by something I see while walking.

  4. Paul Maplesden profile image72
    Paul Maplesdenposted 5 years ago

    I keep an 'article ideas' list - As  I'm going through my day, if I come across something I think might be helpful to others, I'll write it down and add it to an (ever growing) list of ideas. Then, if I am short on inspiration, I can go there and dig up an idea and fill it out.

  5. Diana Lee profile image81
    Diana Leeposted 5 years ago

    I read books or articles other people have wrote. I read over what I have wrote. A different twist to a story already wrote will make it unique.

  6. swati17 profile image68
    swati17posted 5 years ago

    Hi GameApathy...

    There is a list of things I can do , in order to spark inspiration... :-

    # Listen to random music or songs you like or even the ones you haven't heard before.

    # Feel the fresh air in your balcony or wherever you usually go for it ( sounds a little weird but it helps ...as your mind opens up both physically (fresh air) and mentally (collecting the view of surroundings in your mind) )

    # Read various hubs on HubPages

    # Try  spending time with your sweetie ...( that might intensify the feelings and words automatically entwine together  in your brain )

    And lastly, if you try coupling some or all of the options above , I'm sure something beautiful , unique and inspiring would show up in whatever you write 

    Regards,
    Swati

  7. LoisRyan13903 profile image81
    LoisRyan13903posted 5 years ago

    I might look in a magazine or flip through the channels on the television.  I might find something interesting that might make a worthy article

 
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