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"Follow Your Character"
Story Idea Generator

Great stories take place when interesting events happen to interesting characters.

This story idea generator will help you come up with engaging characters, their driving forces, and the obstacles that stand in their way.

With over 618,000,000 possible combinations, you'll never run out of ideas again.

The Story Idea Generator

Note: not all options make sense together. Did you draw a ridiculous combination? Regenerate the paragraph until you find something you like.


She's a 60-year-old woman , and she's a movie star .


Short and full-bodied , her buzz-cut jet-black hair and green eyes make her stand out in the crowd . She's empathetic and selfish.


She has a medium-sized family , and she's estranged from them .


Her core belief is "claw your way to the top." Her biggest fear is of illness.


Cross her and you’ll get a hot tirad. Do well by her and you’ll get a thrilling adventure.


Her dream is to support a friend in need, but a fear of success stands in her way. To overcome it, she must change from shy to outspoken. Can she make her dream come true?

Write her story.

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