Perhaps you also watched them, last week?
Inspiration from recent scientific advances, yes.
I watched a documentary on my TiVo, where Top Gear presenter James May explored how going to the moon had changed us, as well as trying out some space exploration himself. And it created thoughts in my head that ultimately birthed this.
To my brother, the true astronomer in our family.
A poem about another one of my lifelong fascinations: Space
I asked myself today how I’d write one of those disaster stories which Hollywood liked to film about some disaster befalling the earth. So this would be a first chapter or a prologue to my disaster novel (depending on where I want to go next). Maybe try breaking some tropes to begin with, ha ha. (And maybe change the title to something better.)