Twenty Mystery Prompts

     Here are twenty new mystery prompts.  I hope they get through. I have no idea what happened to 16 prompts I sent. So here are 20 new prompts.     (1) BODIES IN THE BASEMENT   A homeowner has foundation problems and hires a contractor to investigate. After opening...

Prompts For War Stories and Books

     Around 55 years ago some of the most popular TV shows and movies were war stories. There was “Combat”, “Hogan’s Heroes”, “12 O’Clock High,” “The Rat Patrol,” and movies that took place mainly during WW...

Prompts For “What If?” Stories and Books

     Some of the most speculative stories and books are based on What If?. I have a book that is based on what if. Some of the most interesting movies and TV shows are based on what if scenarios. Here are 20 prompts that should encourage writers to speculate on what...

Prompts For Children’s Stories and Books

I have been writing stories since I was a child. But I wrote stories that were “too old” for most children. But for those that want to write for children, here are 20 prompts that might help:     (1) THROUGH TUFFY’S EYES  A boy has a kitty named...

Prompts For Monster Stories and Books

     SyFy is famous for showing monster movies. Maybe some of these prompts will show up on that network in the future.     (1) THE JERSEY DEVIL  For nearly three centuries there have been reports of a creature in the New Jersey meadowlands. Since the mascot of the...

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