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Short Story Ideas - Scenarios

Short Story Ideas - Scenarios
Scenario Generator Sometimes you don't have any idea what to write about. You might have a character you like but haven't a clue what sort of story to put them in. Perhaps you just want a basic idea on which to build a story. This generator will give you a setting for your story - sometimes a very unusual setting! It will also give you a theme for your story and an object that should play a part. Click on the Story Idea button and get those creative writing juices flowing

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