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Begin your journey as a writer by looking at your own life's stories.

Taking the First Step: Writing as a Journey

You may be wondering how to begin writing your story. There’s an improv game where the people tell a story together. The formula is always the same, but hopefully the story isn’t.

It goes like this:

First person, “Once upon a time there was a _______ .”
Second person, “Every day they _______.”
Third person, “until one day _______.”

And thus the journey begins.

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