Gelareh Abbasi; Actress published her first novel
- Don't simply wait for inspiration to come to you, however. Seek out examples of exceptional creativity to help spark your own. Your inspiration doesn't necessarily have to be a book—it can be a TV show, a movie, or even traveling to an exhibition or art gallery. Inspiration comes in infinite forms!
- Think of something from your own life that has inspired, troubled, or intrigued you—how can you explore this topic more fully in a novel?