Practical Tips from a Professional Travel Writer on How Travel Helps the Creative process
"This is because dialogue is a main driver of stories, and can even create whole tales out of experiences that are otherwise unremarkable."
Manly Wade Wellman made a pulp career out of Appalachian speech patterns.
Thanks for this, Chris! Excellent essay.
All good reasons and ways to travel, even for those like me who can only marvel at those who can write fiction. But I've always felt cheated by spending anything less than a few months in a new place.