Inspiration is a tricky beast.
Last week, I shared this Tumbler meme on my Facebook page:
I was kidding. Mostly. Then Friday morning I realized the submission deadline for the Word Count Podcast was coming up hard. I stared at the prompt photo for a bit, completely devoid of ideas, and then BOOM! Inspiration by way of Tumbler meme. What if there was a time agency of some sort that had a costume designer and there was something about an ice-locked ship…
What came out in the end was a little bit of both, and a bunch of something else entirely, but it was super fun to write and record.
You can find the listen link for the ‘cast on R.B. Wood’s site.
I went in to tell my reader group about the finished podcast, and started rambling away. By then end of the post, I’d likened my muse to Karen from Will&Grace.
“Always around, seldom intentionally helpful, a little drunk, lovable and a little mean.”
If you need us, Karen and I will be over here working on the third book in Thornton series. In the meantime, Sweet Pease is free for a limited time, so if you haven’t grabbed it, don’t delay!