Writing Prompts Examples

   College List Prompts

College List Prompts

1. Sensual

List every word you can think of that sounds sensual.

2. Horror Novel

List adjectives you would use in a horror novel.

3. Character Disagreement

List the disagreements that two of your characters have (political, philosophical, religious, etc.)

4. Violent Verbs

List every violent verb you know.

5. Fears

List your character's fears, starting with the most paralyzing.

6. Hope

List words, objects or people that make you think of "hope."

7. Stranger Description

Go to a coffee shop and find a stranger. List every word that comes to mind within the first minute of looking at him or her.

Download this page of writing prompts — free!

The DOC version is formatted and ready to use with Microsoft Word, Google Docs, or any other word processor that can open the .DOC file format. The PDF version can be viewed and printed on any computer with a PDF reader.


Index of Writing Prompts

<>