For those days when you’re scraping the bottom of your idea bin, here’s a supply depot. Check out, then bookmark these sites for a wealth of writing ideas (for fiction, non-fiction, blogs and poems). They’re just a mouse-click away.
- Creative Writing Prompts (hover your mouse over any number and a box with prompt inside displays).
A whole slew of Generators from The Writer’s Den:
- First Line Generator and more
- From Writer’s Digest Creative Writing Prompts
Where Do Writers Find Their Ideas?
Ten authors answer the question, ‘Where do your ideas come from?’
Sample:”My standard answer is “I don’t know where they come from, but I know where they come to, they come to my desk.” If I’m not there, they go away again, so you’ve got to sit and think” – Philip Pullman, English writer
Where do Ideas Come From – Rod Serling
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