You tell yourself that you want to write (a story). To ensure there’s no possibility of misunderstanding here, that could also be phrased: You tell yourself that writing a story might be an interesting way to pass the time. Whatever, you then find you haven’t the faintest idea what exactly it is you want to write; you haven’t the faintest idea what to write about to pass the time. In other words, you have no ideas for a story. What advice might you give in such a situation?