create an arguable thesis statement  First, consider what you know how to do well. It can be lighthearted or serious, but you are an expert. 

 Second, which audience would be the best for your essay? How much does your audience know about this subject already? 

 create an outline for your essay. You need an introduction to invite your reader into the essay. Hook your reader with an anecdote or example of why your process is unique.