Plus an accidental Hollywood discovery about suspense: show us less and we will fear much, much more. Guest post by Jamey Bradbury!
This is such great advice! You can't think outside of the box if you don't first know what the box is.
A professor of mine in grad school used to use the phrase “enabling constraints” and I find it so useful for exactly as you describe here!
This piece was incredible -- thank you Jamey!!