I have no idea what to write about.
You have great ideas, even if they feel elusive and buried.
The best way for you to start accessing all of those ideas is to complete a couple of prewriting exercises. Everyone thinks and learns differently, which means that not all of the following prewriting activities will work for you. The good news is that something will work for you. If none of the following activities help, stop by the Writing Center and we will assist you in focusing your thoughts and creating a thesis sentence.
- Prewriting: Swarthmore Writing Center's resource for helping you unearth your brilliant thoughts.
- Questions to Ask When Constructing a Thesis [doc]: An interactive worksheet to help get your ideas flowing.
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