I have succumbed to an enticing game called x365. People all over the world are doing it too! It's the ultimate writing prompt, just too good to resist.
Every day for a year you write about someone who has made an impression on you in the course of your life, a different person every day. It can be someone you've known well or only for a moment. And here's the thing – for each entry you write only the number of words equivalent to your age. (This limitation is one of the things that makes it interesting!)
For my own interpretation, go to the WORD PORTRAITS link in my sidebar, top right.
The rules don't say you have to write poems, and some people are doing wonderful versions in prose. But, me being me ...