Welcome! Here you will find creative writing prompts and ideas. In total, we share with you 251 creative writing prompts for writers of many ages.
There’s truly a question for every person and every situation in these creative writing prompts. Ideas range from the silly to the serious, with questions on superpowers, talking penguins, gender equality and everything in between. Some questions will challenge writers to think about important world issues, while others will allow them to imagine a world in which boundaries don’t exist.
Below is a sampling from the listing of 251 writing prompts. Check them out, and to find even more prompts just scroll down to the links listed at the bottom of this article.
Creative Writing Prompts
- If your pet could talk, what would he or she say?
- Do you ever donate money to people in need?
- If you had an invisible magic helper, what would you have him or her do?
- Write about a time when you shared with someone.
- What is the best decision you ever made?
- If you were a movie director, what kind of movies would you make?
- What is your favorite holiday? Why?
- If you could do anything right now, what would you do?
- If you hosted a radio show, what would it be called?
- Write about something that you know is true.
- What is your favorite drink?
- What do you see when you look at your house?
- If you could visit the set of any TV show, which would you go to see?
- Write about the way it feels to share.
- Write a fable about a very tall girl.
- What do you think about more than anything else?
- What is the best way to make someone feel loved?
- Why is it important to learn about so many subjects at school?
- Write a poem about something you’re good at.
- If you could only eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
- If you were a bird, what kind of bird would you be? A large eagle? A tiny bluebird?
- Write an alternate ending to your favorite movie.
- What is your favorite thing to do on the playground?
List of Links to More Creative Writing Prompts
Remember that after writing on a variety of topics, writers will be excited to continue exploring. Fuel their curiosity with this series of all new creative writing prompts!
Until next time, creatively write on…