Observe the children standing in line for Santa Claus. If you can position yourself to hear their requests, imagine the story behind the request. Watch how they interact with Santa. How do they relate to their parent? Create a story for each one of them. You might discover a story to write.
From the Idea Garden – A Visit with Santa Claus
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