The actual process of putting pen to paper (or fingers to keyboard) started after I read the Twilight series. I thought to myself, "I have something to say. I can do this."
Stone Shattered, which has since been renamed to Make Me Yours.
I am much more willing to take risks in my writing. Trying different perspectives and tenses that used to make me weary.
I am writing about speech impairment.
The concept as a whole really drew me in. It is very unique with its focus on issues that affect men.
I want the readers not to view these so called flaws as a hindrance. These characters will show that perfection is in the eye of the beholder.
I did, especially since the character is an adult male.
My notebook! I am constantly jotting notes about my WIP or a potential WIP.
My emotions. If I'm in a rough patch it never fails that I will write something dramatic or gut-wrenching.
Bluegrass State of Mind by Kathleen Brooks. It is one of the few that I can re-read time and time again. It also inspired me to write a romantic suspense series.