Originally Posted by Scarecrow28
Anyone else here tote around tiny notepad? Great writers tool, especially for those that are in the fiction genre. I'm the kind of person who draws many of my concepts from my surroundings and events I witness, so this comes in handy. I have a tendency to lose them every once and a while, so I like to type out and save the hand-written notes on to a flash drive.
Years ago, I used to carry around a notebook everywhere I went, but then again I had to for work since I was a reporter back in those days.
But that's a great exercise, especially when you transcribe your notes into your word processor. For me, that action oftentimes gets the juices flowing and it's a springboard to flesh out a story.