After hours of research and reflection, there will come a time when you have to write and rewrite your essay. As you write your first draft, your goal is answer your research question and explain how you arrived at your conclusions. Without a doubt, the first draft will be rough. You may stumble upon new ideas late in the process. You may not formulate ideas clearly. You may have rearrange sections and rename headings. But if you cannot commit anything to paper, then there is nothing to discuss with your supervisor. This chapter helps you commit ideas to paper and write effectively.