30 Topics for Writing

Topics for Writing— Writing topics are often used by kids who keep a journal or write creatively. Of course, many writers enjoy using a good writing topic when they begin a new project. Look at these 30 new writing topics!

A great topic to write about can fuel a writer’s need to get the creative juices flowing.

Writing topics can be unique, fun or inspiring words. The writing topics could be in the form of a single word, a phrase, a sentence or a paragraph. They could also be an image or a picture that invoke new and engaging thoughts to write about in a story or in a journal.

Below are 30 new writing topics for young writers. Check them out!

30 New Topics for Writing

1. Write about a time when you were afraid that you would fail at something.  How did you conquer your fear?

2. Do you think that humans will ever travel to another planet?  Why or why not?

3. Write a poem about your grandparents.

4. Do you believe time travel is possible?

5. Write about a time when you learned that something you’d always thought was true was actually incorrect.

6. Write about a great female role model.  Why is she inspirational?

7. Write a scary story.

8. Write about a time when you had to make a tough choice.  How did you decide what to do?

9. Write about a time when you were entrusted with a secret.

10. Write a letter to a person who has inspired you.  What would you like to say to him or her?

11. How would you describe yourself?

12. If you could get rid of any one chore or responsibility you have, which would you choose?  Why?

13. Write about a time when you couldn’t stop laughing.

14. If you could have an extra sense, what would it be?  Why?

15. Do you believe in magic?  Why or why not?

16. What makes you feel safe when you are scared?

17. Would you rather live in the city or in the country?  Why?

18. If you were a teacher, what subject, class, and grade would you teach?

19. Would you rather be on stage or in the audience?  Why?

20. What is the first thing people notice about you?

21. If you could have an exotic pet, what would you choose?  Why?

22. Do you have any brothers or sisters?  If so, what do you like about them?  If not, would you like to have siblings?

23. Write a letter to a politician, expressing your opinion on a current issue.

24. What is one gadget or material item that you can’t live without?  Why?

Look at these 30 new writing topics!

25. Write a story about someone your age who lives during the days of dinosaurs.

26. Write a poem about your favorite character from a tall tale.

27. Who has taught you to have good manners?  How did he or she teach you?

28. What is the best gift you have ever received?  How did you feel when you opened it?

29. What do you see when you look in the mirror?

30. Do you think cartoons are only meant for kids?  Why or why not?

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Until next time… Happy writing!

Most sincerely,
Jill
journalbuddies.com creator and curator