I mean, all writers have their inspiration, their muse. If they aren't compelled than the écriture feels forced and unnatural. But, I would think the fans would be the inspiration? The fans that have gotten toi to this point? That's just my take.
Stephenie writes "I hope toi all are enjoying your holidays! Just a quick update about a book—arriving in bookstores tomorrow!—that I'm very excited about: The Lonely Hearts Club par Elizabeth Eulberg.