As I’ve mentioned before, I love to find inspiration, ways to challenge myself as a writer in the oddest of places. Fortune cookies being one of them. I love to find ways to work in a little saying or fact into my books in a seamless fashion.
Here are a few good fortunes I’ve collected over the past few weeks:
Wondering how I get so many fortunes??? My coworkers order a LOT of Chinese food for lunch.
Another challenge I’m taking on is working in a few Snapple facts. If you don’t know, most bottles of Snapple Iced Tea have little facts on the bottom of the lid. I have a friend who is a compulsive Snapple drinker and saves her Snapple caps for me. Here’s a few good ones I’d like to try to work into a book:
Sometimes I find inspiration in odd pictures people post on Facebook like this:
I love this picture. It’s practically a book in and of itself. I mean, what happened to piss her off??? I love it!
So where do you find inspiration?