Choosing the right novel idea

In my pursuit to write my first book, I’ve decided that it’ll be fiction. I had assumed this would be the case, but didn’t want to rule out creative nonfiction, poetry, or some other possible incarnation of wherever this is going. Somewhere in my head there is a story to tell…now it’s just a matter of choosing the right one!

They (well, the proverbial they) say that if you want to be a writer thenĀ write. I know that’s where I need to be, so choosing the right story to start penning is my first challenge. I’ll need your help! Continue reading