Derek Haines informs us on his blog about the fact that the best fiction story ideas come from one simple question. Thanks so much, Derek!
on Just Publishing Advice:
If you are writing fiction novels or short stories, you need story ideas.
Nothing happens on a blank page, and looking at it is the worst way to start writing.
A lot of writers use creative writing prompts, but they aren’t the best way to come up with original ideas.
Some writers wait for the muse to arrive, which usually works on a very unreliable schedule.
Fiction story idea germs