I've mentioned before that some of my best idea gathering comes when
I'm walking around the beaver pond, taking a shower, or lying in bed
before falling asleep. This is when I come up with snippets of dialogue
or interesting plot developments.
The other thing I do during these times (and used to do during boring
work meetings or when listening to an especially boring professor) is
wander into imaginary places in my own life. I imagine myself in… Continue