Every writer dreads that question, because we know that if someone had to ask it, they don't get the way a writer's mind works. Our problem is never ideas - but the writing. We trip over ideas all the time.
To explain. These are more photos taken around Esperance, Western Australia. Lucky Bay to be exact.
I was walking down the steps in the first picture when I looked to my left - and snapped picture 2 as a result. Look closely. What can you see? Anything that suggests an idea for a book? Yes, they are just rocks, but...
Look a bit closer. And if there's not a rock there that doesn't give you an idea or two, believe me, you are not a fantasy writer!!