Can you tell that’s a squirrel on the outside of that screen? I was visiting at my parents’ beach house when this crazy squirrel came out of nowhere and hopped onto the screened porch. And then didn’t know how to hop off the porch! I had to run quick, grab my camera and take a picture because…
Sometimes, a picture really is worth a thousand words.
A picture can give you an idea for a great story.
A picture can help with tone, setting, or mood when you start writing your story.
So, keep your camera handy. You never know when a crazy squirrel (or idea) might jump out!