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The Web Writer’s Toolkit: 365 prompts, collaborative exercises, games, and challenges for effective online content by Lynda Felder

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9. Big and Small Problems

Writers make a living describing problems and their possible solutions, which may or may not work. Without conflict, there is no story.

This section focuses on adversity, from the minor irritant to the disaster. As you work through these challenges, think critically and be ready to describe your feelings and sensibilities. There’s nothing like a big problem to get your heart racing and your words flying across the page.

Now get started writing!

190. Solution

Suggested time: 10–15 minutes

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Describe a time when you found a great solution for a tricky problem. First describe the problem and any possible solutions you thought ...

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