Writing isn’t just a job that stops at six thirty. It’s a mad, sexy, sad, scary, ruthless, joyful, and utterly, utterly personal thing. There’s not the writer and then me; there’s just me. All of my life connects to the writing. All of it.
You get ideas from daydreaming. You get ideas from being bored. You get ideas all the time. The only difference between writers and other people is we notice when we’re doing it. You get ideas when you ask yourself simple questions. The most important of the questions is just, What if…?
Guest blog today over at Apex Book Company.
Thanks for having me, Jason and Stephanie!
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.