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Writing Advice from Wilbur Smith: “Every Good Idea Breeds Another Good Idea” (Video)

Desert GodWilbur Smith, author of Desert God, was interviewed by BBC News about the inspiration for his 36th novel.

In the interview, Smith speaks about where he gets the inspiration for his books. He says “every good idea breeds another good idea”.

Smith says his characters have been with him for 50 years, and he still has many more stories to tell about them. In fact, he is thinking of working with co-authors in the future so that he can write more, more quickly.

Watch the video:

Did anyone see Wilbur's fascinating interview on BBC News last week? In case you missed it, here it is again…

Posted by Wilbur Smith on Monday, 29 September 2014

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