Story Inspiration

Ok, WordPress, we are not getting along tonight. This is the second time I’m writing this post. WordPress never published the first post not did it save my post as a draft. Grr!!

At any rate, the weather inspired me with a story idea. I am a fall person (in case you haven’t noticed). As we approach Halloween, I tend to find “spookiness” in everyday things. Tonight was one of those times.

While on my way to my voice lesson this evening, I can across a low-lying section of the road. As I approached, I noticed the thick fog, which had settled across the roadway. I had the idea that a character in a story could be driving through the fog and then come out someplace else, someplace completely different.

I brainstormed with my voice teacher, and her idea was the character comes out somewhere “above” the Earth in a different dimension. The race of people “above” actually control what happens on Earth – the puppet masters so to speak. I told her since I normally write romance, the character would have to fall in love. Then they could figure out a way to travel between the dimensions and live happily ever after! LOL

On my way home from my lesson, I noticed that the fog was more widespread. Also, a low-hanging orange fingernail moon dominated the night sky. At least I didn’t have a black cat cross my path!!

Photo Courtesy of Flickr’s WANA Commons. Taken by M-Smith (Melissa Smith).

Share some of your weather-inspired story ideas!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑

The Shameful Sheep

shit storms, shame, and stories that make you cringe

AHPW

Educating, Motivating & Inspiring Photographers

Bayard & Holmes

If you're in a fair fight, you're using poor tactics

Doodlewash®

Adventures in Watercolor Painting and Sketching, Watercolour Magazine, with Charlie O'Shields

Small House Bliss

Small house designs with big impact

Libby Cole

Romance writer and reader

Brigham Vaughn

Setting free the characters in my mind

From the Field

Connecting YOU with Wildlife - Pennsylvania Game Commission

Scattered Thoughts and Rogue Words

Reviews and Scattered Thoughts on Books in Every Form

BookMuffin

“Until I feared I would lose it, I never loved to read. One does not love breathing.” - Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

gaygeeks.wordpress.com/

Authors, Artists, Geeks, Husbands

Coffee and Porn in the Morning

Writing, Books, & Vampires

The Daily Post

The Art and Craft of Blogging

Trail Mix

Thoughts on and off the trail of Life.

Diary Of A Traveller

Current Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The World According to Ryland

One part film and media blog, one part personal portfolio, one part chronicle of the life of a homeless aspiring novelist in NYC..

Red Hot Books

Romance & Urban Fantasy Reviews

%d bloggers like this: