Guest post: The Word Garden by J.M. Strother

I discovered Jon after following a link from someone’s flash fiction, to the huge blog meme that is #fridayflash.  Jon is the instigator of this regular writing event, and a competent ‘flasher’ in his own right.  Today Jon talks about his own creative journey.

I find a seed

Nurture it

Give it time to grow

Then, my friend, to tell the truth

I nurture it some more

What is my creative process?

It starts with the smallest seed of an idea, which can be anything at all – a name, an image, a passing phrase. Literally, anything. Continue reading