For me, it’s not stories that necessarily develop first. Characters begin to blossom and take off. They develop and have a story that begs to be told.
In this case, I first met Jessie Carter (my fictional fashion designer) when I wrote the erotic short story Layover.
Click the link below where I am the guest author on KMN Books. I visit with author Karen Michelle Nutt and explore how Jessie raised questions in my mind and it led me to writing Boarding.