Overload

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Real life = overload at the moment. Consequently, creative circuitry has been disrupted. Feel like a three pin plug in a two pin socket.

Need an adaptor <scrutinises photo, left, thinks> … maybe an extension lead would be a safer option.

A loaded gun

dsc00006As I scour my subconscious and memory for inspiration, I come across subjects or experiences I’d like to draw on but can’t.

I need to detach myself to the point where I can turn them into fiction, but as yet I don’t have the nerves of steel required to do this.

How do other writers deal creatively with the (metaphorical) loaded gun? Any (constructive!) ideas welcome …