Recipes are a good way to think about action. They use a lot of action words. Mix, fold, chop, saute, stir, bake… And recipes have steps which happen in a certain order, just as a story happens in a particular order.
Construct one of these recipes using at least 5 steps and plenty of action words:
- A Recipe for Friendship
- A Recipe for Love
- A Recipe for Forgiveness
Here are some of the responses: