Colm Tóibin on a novelist's instinct Posted on May 30, 2019May 30, 2019 by Hans Swaniawski by Hans Swaniawski Post navigation SEO & Search Engine Marketing How To Optimize Your Content Marketing For Maximum Traffic From GoogleNovel Writing 101 – How to Write a Book! 2 thoughts on “Colm Tóibin on a novelist's instinct” I need to jot down a turn of phrase that appeals to me; otherwise it is out the car window and down the street, never to be recalled. Reply When I write notes, I do it when I have developt the idea in my mind for atleast a few minutes. When I than write my not raw but rough idea down, its just so I can have a open mind to new ideas and thoughts. Then when I find time and place to work I can grab one of my ideas and work on it with 100% of my mind. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.