Writing Prompt Generator

Writing Prompt Generator

Stuck in your story? Trying to develop a character? Looking for fanfiction prompts?

Let The Character Comma’s Writing Prompt Generator shake up some ideas for you!

Recommended use: Honestly think about the possibilities of each prompt before clicking again. Even if you don’t write it, letting yourself brainstorm for a minute is a powerful way to get the creative juices flowing! Think of it like an exercise in creative thinking.

Click below to start generating ideas!


About this Writing Prompt Generator:

This prompt generator currently includes 77 unique writing prompts! Sometimes they include random pronouns for better clarity. To keep things spicy, this prompt generator contains a variety of:

  • Character development prompts
  • Novel/story prompts
  • Creative writing prompts
  • Fanfiction prompts
  • Alternate Universe (AU) prompts
  • Dialogue snippet prompts

Last updated: Added 21 new prompts on Feb 21, 2018

Most of these prompts are my own, but some were inspired by various places around the web and some were taken with permission by various writing prompt blogs. Credit to:
*Witter Prompts
**Writer’s Digest
***Corvid Knowledge Hoard

If the generator ever stops working, try refreshing the page after about 30 seconds. If the generator is still broken after a few minutes, email me at emilie@thecharactercomma.com