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Suggestions for a short story?

Suggestions for a short story? Topic: How to write a plot of a short story
June 20, 2019 / By Kadence
Question: I need to write a short story for my english class (a full 4,000-5,000 words), but I'm having trouble thinking of a plot. With finals coming up in a couple weeks, my brain is fried. I appreciate any suggestions! I need to write a short story for my creative writing assignment in my english class (a full 4,000-5,000 words), but I'm having trouble thinking of a plot or just a general idea for a possible storyline. I was considering a suggestion made in our "Everything Creative Writing" book - "A huge storm is approaching and a family must invite an unwelcome guest to stay," but I'd rather do something different - not from the book.. With finals coming up in a couple weeks, my brain is fried. I appreciate any suggestions!
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I like your character. I relate to him/her because of their bluntness. There's nothing that impedes the feeling of this character. I'm experiencing everything just as they feel it. Some criticisms: you need to pick a tense and stay with it. If you're looking on this from the past then keep it there. Likewise, if this paragraph(s) is a dream then you're fine staying in the present. Also, your writing is a bit choppy. Try using commas in places such as "Or go." You can easily incorporate that into the sentence before it with the use of a comma. You don't want to start a new sentence for every semi-thought. Think about if the idea you're trying to convey belongs with the sentence before it, if it does, use a comma. Also, review some of your grammatical textbooks/worksheets, that will help. I think you're doing great. Keep writing!
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that is powerful writing. i want to know more before they die though. what happened to this person? what's their story... but seriously this little story is moving and beautiful. awesome (:

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