Any object can spark a feature idea if you teach your brain to ask the right questions

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One of the things I teach journalism students in my job as a lecturer at Goldsmiths College, University of London, is that anything can be an inspiration for a feature. While getting a commission can be difficult, and writing a piece can take rather a lot of thought, finding ideas to write about should be easy.