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Goodreads asked Glenn Otterbacher:

How do you get inspired to write?

Glenn Otterbacher Hmm, this question sounds like a bit of an oxymoron...isn't inspiration something that you don't really do yourself, but comes to you unannounced?

I often mull things over as I do chores or some other physical activity, letting my mind meander through different possibilities and scenarios. Sometimes, I feel a kind of pull, as if the story wants to go a certain way, and I just need to explore how to meet up with it. Sometimes, it's almost like there's a physical shape to the story, and I need to put the bits and pieces together...

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