Writing Roulette: All the Generators You'd Ever Want, Part 1. Note to readers:I've gone through all the links and have fixed all the broken ones.
If you're found some good generators that I don't have, leave a note in the comments and I'll be sure to add that in (and credit you for your efforts!). And if you find broken links, please let me know. Thank you so much! While I'm still getting back on my feet, this week I'll post a couple of my most popular posts.
The generators in this post and the following one are some of the most-searched for through Google. Continuing the series of resources from the NaNoWriMo forums, I discovered all kinds of threads with links to generators for writers. Let's say you need a name for a particular walk-on character. You may not need all these generators, and admittedly, some are more frivolous than others. TitlesRandom Title Generator: gives you six random titles that are actually pretty good! Come back tomorrow for generators on setting, fun stuff, and sites that have collections of even more generators. Cure writer's block with writing prompts, exercises, generators & gizmos.
Short Story Ideas - Scenarios. S Bookcase: Genre-less random Idea Generator. Cool Bits Story Generator. Story Idea Generator. Genre, Plot, & Story Prompt Generators. Need a plot for your story or roleplay?
Or does a plot you already have need a little bit of a boost somewhere? Try these generators out. (Also, you might take a look at Writing Better Prompts, Starters, & Beginnings: A Few Pointers and On Plot Structure & Plotting.) If you're trying to come up with an RP plot you might be interested in the tips and advice articles in General Roleplaying, and perhaps especially Things Writers (And Everyone Else) Should Know About Running A Roleplay and Tips For New & Beginning Game Masters/Roleplay Admins.
AU Idea GeneratorGenerate random AU ideas ranging from fairly serious to utterly silly. Character Bonding Moment Generator Discover the moments that drew your characters closer together! Creepypasta & Supernatural Horror Plot Creator Create creepypasta/horror plots. Genre Blender Not sure what genre to write? Arabian Nights Plot Generator Generate plots ala The Arabian Nights. Fan Fiction Story Prompt Generator Ideas for your latest fanfic. 365 Writing Prompts for Creative Writing Inspiration. Master List of My Speculative Fiction Writing Prompts.
Here are all of my writing prompts for you in one place.
No more searching. Have fun with them. If you'd like them formatted differently, let me know. No promises, but I'll see what I can do. For now, newest ones will be listed on top. Something is moving in the floor as if the carpet was made of water.A candle flame flickers in a strange pattern that can only be a code.You enter a zombie-infested 5K where the zombies are real, not made-up volunteers.You take a picture off the wall and find a secret compartment that wasn't there when you hung it.What are those hideous howls coming from that abandoned house?
ACCEPT COOKIES What are cookies? Login Overcoming Writer’s Block Writer’s Block can stop your creative efforts in their tracks and overcoming writer’s block is a tough task. Share: start Save Punch a key to Break the block Dial 1 for Settings Dial 2 for Characters Dial 3 for Dramatic Entrances Dial 4 for Dialogue Dial 5 to Commiserate. Random generators.