I admit, I have a bit of a love affair with curse words and tend to swear like a sailor when speaking. When it comes to writing, I do try to limit it for the sole purpose of amplifying the impact when I do use them. That said, I think dialogue is fair game for any amount of cursing depending on the character.
This happened to me a couple of times, and I learned the hard way.
It’s not just ideas about writing. Ideas about absolutely anything and everything will and does vanish from my mind if I don’t note it down right away.
Sometimes I wonder how different my life would be if I had written down all the…