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Creative Writing Prompts Part Three [101-150]
If you were away from home for more than a year, what would be the first thing you did when you got back?
What would you miss most about your house?
If you could speak any language, which language would it be and what would you do with it?
Would you visit some countries to use your new skills?
What if you could write your own horoscope?
What would it say?
If you were a card from a deck of cards, which suit would you be and why?
Would you be a face card or a number, and why?
If you had an animal spirit guide, which animal would it be?
Why does that animal represent your inner self?
If you could disobey one law for one day, which law would it be?
What would you do?
Imagine that your friend wins the lottery, then the next week wins a school or workplace raffle, then heaps everything together and puts it on red at roulette.
Would you want him or her to win or lose, and why?
If you could cross-breed to different animals, which two animals would you breed and what would be the result?
Describe the resulting creature.
If you could choose 2 of your favourite TV programmes to have a crossover episode (where characters from one go into another), which programs would you choose?
What would happen?
Imagine what would happen if you put two most different people you know into a room together, with nobody else.
Describe the encounter.
If people went to different time periods on holiday instead of different countries, which time period would you visit?
What would you do for your two week visit to that time?
Imagine you had an identical twin that was given up to a foster family when you were both born.
Describe your twin and how he or she would be different from you.
Invent your own word.
Define your new word and describe a scene in which it would be used.
What if you knew that something awful was going to happen to you in two hours, but were confined to an empty room?
What would you do, and what would be going through your mind?
Imagine you are presenting an invention to somebody who is tells you it is useless, and not even worth the raw materials.
How would you defend the invention you worked so hard to create?
You can go back to a moment in your life and make someone feel the emotions you felt, what moment will it be and who will you invite?
Would understanding how you felt change the person's actions?
What if you had to mindlessly follow your compulsions, without thinking about the consequences?
What would a day in your life be like?
If you were a robot, what would your main function be?
Would you be useful to humans, and how?
If you could turn one computer game into reality, which game would it be and why?
What would the world be like?
Invent a new form of government and describe how it works.
Do you think it would be better or worse than democracy?
Imagine that everything you touch turns to gold.
How would you go about your everyday life, or if you couldn't, why not?
Invent a new super-car.
Describe it, and how it is superior to all other cars on the road.
Describe the funniest thing that one of your family members has ever done.
What sets it apart from anything else?
If you could forbid anybody from giving one type of Christmas present, what would it be?
How would Christmas be different if nobody could get that type of gift?
If you could invent your own tax, what would you tax?
How would the world change if your tax was put in place?
If you were involved in a medieval battle, what would your weapon of choice be?
Describe how you'd use it to your advantage.
What if you had the power to remove one vegetable from existence?
Which vegetable would you get rid of and why?
If you could steal from any person, who would you steal from and why?
Would you feel guilty about it?
Imagine a world with no concept of kindness.
How would you demonstrate what kindness was and why it was important?
Invent your own wonder of the world.
Describe the wonder and its history.
What if you were only allowed to have one possession in the world, aside from clothes?
What would your possession be and how would you cope with only it?
What if you found out that your family were actually child-thieves who stole you from your real parents?
What would you say to your real family, and would you look for your real family?
If you were a wizard, what spells would you cast on people you know?
How would they change under the influence of your magic?
Invent a new type of hat.
Describe it and the sort of person who would wear it.
If you could remove one scar from your body, which would it be?
How did you get it and would you feel better without it?
If you could magically change your personality, what would you change?
Would you be a better person as a result?
If you could have one talent, what would it be?
How would you make use of your talent?
Imagine that heaven is an endless party with the people you love.
Describe the party and what happens when you get there.
What if you had unlimited money to decorate your house?
Describe your completed house.
If you won the lottery, would you stop working for the rest of your life?
Why or why not?
Imagine that your mother started dating a man who you didn't trust, but made her happy.
Would you warn her about him, and how would you go about it?
If you had to fight a mythological creature, which one would you choose?
Imagine you are on a long voyage at sea and the crew is losing morale.
What would you do to cheer everybody up, and how would they react?
If your brain was transplanted into a member of the opposite gender's body, what would be the first thing you did?
Imagine the most disgusting meal you can.
What is on it and why is it so disgusting?
Think of one of the most uncomfortable moment of your life.
What happened and why was it so uncomfortable?
If you were famous, what lies would tabloids write about you?
Would you sue them for libel?
If you were a professional sports star, who would you be and why?
What similarities do you have to them?
If you were planning to rob a bank, how would you do it?
Describe your plan and how you would get away with it?
If you could swap lives with any person in the world, who would it be?
What would they think about your life?
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