How to encourage the germ of an idea

The last pages were revised again and finally the novel went out on submission. I celebrated by reorganizing my office… adding a bookshelf donated by a family member (who gives away bookcases???) and clearing off my desk. Meanwhile, the smidgeon of a new idea was beginning to germinate. Like most of my novels-in-the-making, it began with aContinue reading “How to encourage the germ of an idea”