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“Do you think there’s a sign that we’re with the right person? Some sort of signal from the universe that you’ve made the right choice and it’s your fault if you screw it up?”Oh, tricky! Create a different kind of love story dynamic. Perhaps it’s a close friendship, or a gay relationship. Up for the challenge? Write about a girl who has screwed it up, and is trying to make things better.
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A young witch who can’t manage to cast a single spell. When her friends have to rely on her to save them, what will happen?Think about The challenges a student would face in a magical setting. What weird things is she unable to do? curveball! Make her really good at one difficult task or subject.
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Write a romance featuring two unlikely suspects, like a pair of prisoners in juvenile detention or two kids who grew up hating each other as neighbors.want a challenge? Think about the little things that lead to you despising someone—their habits. add a twist: Come up with a single event that completely turns the relationship around.
You know what they say... A picture's worth a thousand wordsMix it up! say what?
Hannah, who is saved by a mysterious boy with a secret
At a shoe store
Wakes up to find him/herself trapped in a ball pit and they don’t know the way outgimme another!
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