Sometimes I get ideas for things from totally random places, other times they come from things I have seen or read or heard. I want to share with you the process of one of my recent ideas – just to show how long it can take from my having the original idea for a piece, until it becomes real.
A dear friend of mine who has been writing since the 1980s once told me that there are no rules when it comes to writing. “A writer only writes for themselves and does their best to create the books they want to read.”
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