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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.


He's a 65-year-old man , and he's a real estate agent .


Of average height and slight , his shoulder-long blonde hair and blue eyes make him look outstanding . He's positive and effective.


He has no known parents , and he's a doted-on child .


His core belief is "what will be, will be." His biggest fear is of sexual intimacy.


Cross him and you’ll get a stream of curses. Do well by him and you’ll get someone you can trust with your life.


His dream is to own a private island, but having Torte syndrome stands in his way. To overcome it, he must change from submissive to authoritarian. Can he make his dream come true?

Write his story.

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