Hello, dear YA-Lit-Six-ers!
(We need to come up with a better name for you.)
I thought I'd share something I just posted to my blog, because I clearly put a lot of effort into making these arrows aesthetically pleasing:
I made this a while ago for a Career Day presentation (that had to be rescheduled due to snow, so spoiler alert for anyone who will see this presentation in the future). It's my attempt to explain the first stage of what happens between the initial lightbulb of a story and that story becoming a tangible, book-shaped item in your hand.