Cher Green posed this question over at her blog and asked me along with several other authors for our input.
At her blog I discuss where I get my ideas and specifically where the notion for "Accelerated Justice" originated. It's near future science fiction story that is part of the upcoming release of a collection of my short stories titled Genre Shotgun.
Click on over to see how and where I and other authors get our ideas.
Link: Voices of Fiction - Where do you get your ideas