How does a writer hit upon the idea for a novel?
Is it happenstance and the work of a moment?
Or is it a long process of fossicking for the nugget in stony ground?
Briohny Doyle, Peggy Frew, and Kate Mildenhall talk to Penelope Curtin about where they found the inspiration for their books.
Three writers at the beginning of their writing careers talk about the moment when they knew they were on the right track… and what came next.