Life Imitates fiction or vice versa
Whatever ideas you generate to write novels about, there is always someone out there doing it.
From the Times, (UK) May 24th letters column.
One Judy Breese wrote in response to an article the day before in which Sir Mathew Paris revealed his desire to 'release' his bonsai tree. Judy Breese related how her father gave her a bonsai oak. On his death 20 years ago, she planted it and it is now 50 feet tall.