Gestation of ideas in creativity

Posted Posted in Creativity, Gestation, Idea, Writing

This week I’ve re-posted a popular blog post from November 2011 about gestation of ideas:I’m gearing up for National Novel Writing month. During November I’ll be writing about 2000 words per day to progress my latest novel. I’m currently in the gestation stage, where something small will trigger me into thinking along a particular tangent. […]

How do you know what to write about? Storytelling and listening

Posted Posted in Gestation, Idea, Storytelling, Writer

Continuing the ‘questions about writing’ series, probably the most popular query is ‘where do you get your ideas from?’ While I love writing novels and short stories, I’m also an academic writer, and I write articles for journals and on line health publications as well as day to day in my job in safety. Writing […]