Choose a random object or theme (ie. kiss, teacher, trouble, pet, etc)
Think of a story for each category
Find stories and anecdotes in your experience
Find poignancy and memories that have been forgotten
Trains your mind to notice stories
Have people answer the question of first, last, best, worst for each object that is suggested.
Can use this website to generate objects for stories
Learned from Mathew Dicks in Storyworthy book / workshop, he learned it from Catherine Burns, Artistic Director of The Moth