What are the things that help make a good story? There has to be particular plot twist, characters have to develop and overcome obstacles, character relationships have to prosper or fail Perhaps you can include all of those thoughts.
Imagine you're standing in line at the grocery store, waiting to check out. Suddenly your child or grandchild turns to talk to the person behind you. Out of the mouths of babes comes an innocent question to a complete stranger. "Do you know Jesus?" A streak runs up the nerves of your back.
I thought I'd share, on video, my inspiration for the book Noah Drake And The Dragon Killer.