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Blog For Readers: Writing Ideas

Sometimes reality is indeed stranger than fiction. So much so, that when you write about it, people could query whether what you have written is plausible. However, authors use real life experiences all the time as a springboard for their books, including disappointments and the dramatic. Let’s look at an example.

My Fictional World

January 29, 2017

It started with a winter’s day walk through a park with my 12-year-old daughter. A yappy dog bolted towards us and proceeded to run around her legs until its exasperated owner came to fetch it, amidst profuse apologies.