Ruta Sepetys, author of the New York Times bestselling novel Between Shades of Gray talked about creativity and sparking ideas for stories.
Ruta’s upcoming novel was sparked by a pair of engraved antique opera glasses she received as a gift.
Use Writing Prompts such as a phrase, photo, or an advertisement. Ask yourself what’s going on, who you see, etc. Every writer will see the prompt differently and create a different story idea.