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500 Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing Prompts

This book is a collection of 500 science fiction and fantasy writing prompts of varied tone, tense, and points of view.

Some of the prompts you can expect to see in this book includes: medieval times, artificial intelligence, mermaids, ancient artifacts, dragons, aliens, government conspiracies, space travel, wormholes, and more!


Example prompts from the book:

19. Write about a cute creature that arrives on the planet Earth to protect a young girl from danger.

32. Write about a waitress that discovers her own superpowers after becoming irritated with rude customers.

56. A kindergarten student brings a very strange interstellar object to show and tell. The government is called and the school is quarantined. Write about what was brought to school and how the student got her hands on it.


Having 500 prompts at your disposal gives you over a year’s worth of writing material. Prevent writer’s block and stay inspired with 500 Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing Prompts. This book is perfect for classroom exercises, writing contests, novel inspiration, NaNoWriMo, writer’s block, or to fuel creativity.