Here are a few plots to get you to get back in the swing of things, and kick that block aside!
Think about ways to make your story u n i q u e, and go outside your normal box
to give it a special twist
that no one else might have thought of!Submit a 500-800 word story, or 10-20 line poem,
and link back to this journal to challenge your watchers to pick a plot,
and join in on the fun!
A man receives coded prophecies in his sleep but finds he can't decode them until it's too late.
Something extra: He finds out there's another person who's having dreams that are the key to unlocking his own.
Things to think about:
Does the person agree to help them? What's happening to cause these dreams? What will happen if they don't decode the dreams in time?
Two artists are bitter rivals, but over time begin to admire each other, which leads to romantic feelings.Something extra:
Once they begin to give in to their feelings, their ability to create art begins to fade.Things to think about:What type of art do they create? What is causing them to loose their ability? How do they plan on fixing this problem?
Your protagonist notices their neighbor's door is left open, and decides to go and make sure everything is alright.
Something extra: They wind up in the basement and find something they had never expected, at that moment, the neighbor comes home.
Things to think about:What did they find? Why did the protagonist enter the home to begin with? What happens now that they know what's in their neighbor's basement?