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Where Do You Get Your Ideas?

Where Do You Get Your Ideas?

The author’s favourite question 

Katharine Grant
An author’s ideas are essential to the writing process, but how and why do they arise? Katharine Grant considers various possibilities.
Are writers mad — or only very sane? Horatio Clare reflects on this conundrum, with relation to his own experience of mental illness.
As a scriptwriter, Jonny Wright has grown used to collaborating with other writers over the years. Here he talks about the pleasures and pitfalls of doing so.