EVEN UNRELATED IMAGES and IDEAS will create some connection in the minds of most readers. The question is what do they create in your mind? If they feel charged, urgent, dangerous or exciting, then keep them. Especially dangerous. If not, keep moving.
When we do this, we are daydreaming, we are dreaming when awake. Creative fires are being lit.
Below, Brian Sendelbach added one seemingly unrelated idea to this image. Just two words, and a whole world of possibilities opened up.