A lot of fiction writers, especially those who write fantasy, science fiction, thrillers, and Westerns, like to write about facing injuries. Have you suffered a major injury, or known someone who has?  Recall what it meant to you and use it to give realism to an scene about dealing with an injury.

California has seen its share of disasters of late. It has been a terrifying time for many families, filled with anxiety and uncertainty. But we have also seen the efforts of first responders to help protect people and structures as much as possible.  Dig into your emotional depths and write about the latest events, or another similar disaster, in whatever manner you would like — whether poem, short story, or memoir.