Its the question that causes artists, when they hear it, to roll their eyes. Some answer jokingly: I subscribe to the Idea-of-the-Month Club. They ...
My best ideas tend to come into my brain as I fall asleep. That's why I keep paper and pen in my nightstand. If not, they're gone by morning.
Mine usually come from dreams. I used to keep paper and pen nearby for that reason, but the idea escapes me before I can write it down, so instead, I use the voice recorder on my phone.
Great, one more thing for us to obsess over as we wait for the next issue. ;-) LOL
Hey, if it works, it works. We've gotta obsess over *something* in order to keep sane between issues.
For my ideas... lately I don't know anymore. Having too many problems getting them with my broken mind the way it is. Sometimes from fanfiction, sometimes weaving in other things.
Ideas can come from anywhere.
MrsGrizzley said: For my ideas... lately I don't know anymore. Having too many problems getting them with my broken mind the way it is.
They just come to me. It is hard to pin point the origins...
Ideas come to me at any given time, though very often the best ones come during that time in between awake and asleep. When that happens, I have to force myself to wake up and write it down lest I forget it.
I just let ideas come..
I believe an excellent source of ideas is getting to know other people.