Want to hear some good news?
We all want to hear good news. We stay alert for bad news and pass it on all the time, because we’re not the top of the food chain, and we know it – and avoiding the bad things with skill and alacrity is how our ancestors survived to have us. The news loves to capitalize on that – if it bleeds, it leads, eh? But don’t confuse arresting someone’s attention with entertaining them. We’re entertainers, here to help our readers escape their lives and everything it contains, and to remind them that overall, people are good, and we can make a better future for ourselves and those around us.
In that spirit, let me give you the entertaining story of romance novels, writer’s block, and Tires, Tires, Tires:
What are some of the more off the wall or out of the way places you’ve ended up writing?