You’re working on a scene…
you need a detail to fill out…
your character’s car, shirt, mug…
Surf on over to the staple of writer’s everywhere… eBay.
Jon describes how eBay can be a great detail resource not just for details by research.
For a divorce scene, Jon researched a late model Subaru and found this auction:
And for that same vehicle, farther down in the listing was this interior shot:
While searching for a minor fashion designer, Jon searched for 70’s Dress and found this lovely number:
And a detail shot of the tag:
eBay can be found at eBay.com.