BAM! Out of Nowhere

Have you ever been walking along, la-dee-da, everything’s going fine when-

BAM!

You’re hit with this long complicated scene for either a story you’ve had going for a while or one that you didn’t even know was percolating in the back of your head.

And here’s me walking the dog with no notebook in sight and at least half an hour (if I’m lucky) before I’ll be home.