the story first
The story can't be written until it's finished with you.
Chrisbperry February 17, 2015 06:02PM
I disagree. Every story is a collection of smaller stories. Learning to recognize them as such makes reading, writing, and living such a beautiful thing.
joe June 01, 2015 01:06PM
Surely you can start with what's already happened?
manwithoutacounty February 12, 2016 03:02AM
good points. there is likely a "feel" for a story whether it's finished in us or not.