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Copy of Watermelon vs. Seed Idea


radha mehta

on 3 October 2012

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Transcript of Copy of Watermelon vs. Seed Idea

Watermelon vs. Seed Idea A watermelon idea is an idea that is very general, and as a result is very
A watermelon idea usually lasts for a very long period of time and includes a

A watermelon idea is filled with What is a Watermelon Idea? A seed idea is an idea that is specific, unlike a watermelon idea - as a result, it is
A seed idea usually takes a very short amount of time and is only What is a Seed Idea? Watermelon ideas are NOT good to write about as they tend to become a list and/or too general.
Pick out the seed ideas in the watermelon idea and write about those specific moments in time - you can easily write a whole story about a few seconds. So what's the whole point? SEED WATERMELON REMEMBER:
Watermelon idea =

Seed idea = small, specific idea - short time What's the difference? Try to label the watermelon ideas with a "W" and the seed ideas with a "S".
*Being able to tell the difference between a seed idea and a watermelon idea is the first step to being able to write great stories with small moments! Time for the activity! A seed idea is also called a "small moment" because it is a specific, short period of time.
Just like a tiny seed, when planted and taken care of, grows into a majestic, towering tree, your seed idea, with your work, will grow into a powerful, beautiful piece of writing. What is a Seed idea? cont. You have to ZOOM into the small moment... Now that you've finished, let's go over YOUR writing! BIG wide variety of events. SEED IDEAS. small. ONE specific moment or event. BIG, general idea- L O N G time specific idea- short time small,
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