100 Fluff Prompts That Will Inspire Creativity

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As a writer, I want to write every day, but that’s easier thought than done. Most of the time, I lack inspiration.

If you are like me, you often need something to spur your creativity. It could be a line or a couple of lines.

Whatever can instill ideas into you.

One of those creativity-inspiring things is a fluff prompt, a random line that does just enough to make you write.

That is why I came up with 100 random fluff prompts that will surely inspire creativity.

Let’s get started.

Fluff Prompts That Will Inspire Creativity

1. She gives each one of them a gift… with a note attached!

2. The main character has trouble adjusting to her new life, but eventually, she finds her place at a monastery.

3. A team of ex-juveniles faces their struggles as they work together and learn to grow up.

4. A man falls from the sky with no ground beneath him—he must learn how to fly.

falling guy from the sky
Falling guy from the sky.

5. A boy meets a girl who looks just like her dead mother.

6. With his newfound talents, Ferdinand leads an underground league of superheroes dedicated to helping people.

7. After years of working in secret, a hacker has to confront a villain who has built a machine powerful enough to destroy the planet.

8. Jane meets her father’s old friend, but he looks 30 years younger.

9. She decides to have some fun with her neighbors by pretending to be a spy who works for an agency that checks to see if people are trustworthy.

10. He goes back to work just after 2 days of his honeymoon and realizes everything was an elaborate scheme by his boss to get him to do so.

11. He had a good weekend with his friends, but soon they are going to hate him.

12.  An 11-year-old time traveler is stuck in the past, and he has to grow up with his parents.

he's from another timeline
He’s from another timeline.

13. They are unique and amazing beings made by an incredible creator who has been watching over the planet since they were born. They decide to rebel because they’ve found out that he stole the planet from another world.

14. They don’t look human, and many people call them monsters, but their purpose is to save mankind.

15. The protagonist gets sucked into the underworld, and before long, they start feeling trapped. They want to get out, but they don’t know how.

16. A woman who lives alone discovers that she’s not the only person living in her house.

17. She was practicing spells when a creature appeared in front of her. She’d never seen anything like it before. It was so beautiful! And it had wings!

18. A woman discovers that she’s not only a princess but also a fairy godmother!

19. He’s never felt like he belonged anywhere. One day, a wizard who’s been hiding out in the woods for years finds him and asks if he can take care of him.

20. She’d rather spend her days making potions than doing her homework. He’s never felt like he belonged anywhere. They’ve always had a special bond, but now it’s stronger than ever.

a woman making potions in a small room
A woman making potions in a small room.

21. He’s a wizard who lives alone in a big house. His parents died years ago, but he spends all his time trying to bring them back to life.

22. He’s a wizard who lives in another world. His magic wand was broken, so he went to find a new one. But what he found was something unexpected.

23. A woman wants to know what happened to her husband, who suddenly disappeared.

24. She’d never been so happy before, but then she met him. He was everything she had ever wanted in a boyfriend. They were perfect for each other. But he didn’t know it yet.

25. She’s so shy she won’t talk to anyone unless it’s absolutely necessary. Then she finds a magical book that lets her travel through time.

26. A woman travels back in time to convince herself not to marry her first love.

27. A young boy goes through life believing he’s invisible.

28. He had no idea what he was getting into. They were all going to die!

29. She found a magic wand and used it to turn herself into a beautiful young woman. Now she wants to find a handsome prince to marry so she can live happily ever after.

30. Her parents were killed by a giant squid. She sets out to kill it.

31. He’s a good doctor and everyone around town comes to him for help, but he’s been keeping another big secret for a long time.

woman with a mask drinking from a glass
Woman with a mask drinking from a glass.

32. A woman goes to a costume ball, putting on a hideous mask, but ends up attracting the prince.

33. A newlywed couple finds out that they’ve been married for years without knowing it.

34. A young man who has never kissed a girl falls madly in love with his best friend.

35. He wakes up in intensive care, where he meets his wife. She tells him that he had a heart attack because he was stressed out at work. But one of them is hiding something.

36. He goes to his friend’s wedding and realizes that one of the bridesmaids is the childhood sweetheart he hasn’t seen in 20 years.

37. Gina and George are going through a rough patch in their relationship and decide to take some time apart, but Gina meets someone else.

38. They spend their anniversary together on a romantic vacation, but she finds out that he has been cheating on her.

39. A woman learns she has a terminal illness and only has three days left to live. She wants to spend her final moments with her husband, who is ready to sell his soul to save her.

40. She is so happy to see him again after so long.

young couple having picnic on sandy beach
Young couple having picnic on sandy beach.

41. She has grown up too fast.

42. They are going to have a lot of fun figuring out adulthood, or are they?

43. They visit several countries together, but when they return home, their relationship suffers.

44. One of them looks at his watch. “It’s almost midnight.”

45. He says “Let’s finish this snowman before we freeze!”

46. A man wakes up after being knocked unconscious by a small UFO.

two persons in the middle of the road on a snowy setting
Two persons in the middle of the road on a snowy setting.

47. An average person is stuck with a celebrity on a stranded snowy road while they wait for help.

48. A snowman falls in love and wants to marry an ice skater who is dating another man.

49. His magic wand was stolen by a thief who sold it to a collector.

50. It wasn’t like any drug I had ever taken before.

51. The first thing I noticed was her hair. It’s long, blonde, curly, and soft.

52. “You’re the best thing I ever did.”

53. “How do I know? Well, you just look at yourself in the mirror. ”

54. I was born in a small town called Kars in Turkey. My life changed when my family moved to Istanbul when I was three years old.

55. That night she said, “It was so sweet.” I wish I could remember what else she said.

56. “There’s nothing I would rather do than spend time with you.”

57. “I love you so much I can’t stand it.”

58. “No matter what happens, I will always love you.”

59. “Give up! She likes Drake.”

60. Her skin is clear and smooth, not too tanned, and she has a nice smile.

61. “I think this will work, but we need to do a few things differently.”

62. “We’ll see what happens.”

63. It was a dark cloud hanging over him all of his adult years.

64. “I never thought I’d feel this way again.”

65. “I never thought I’d feel this way again.”

66. The guy who lives down the hall keeps staring at you through the window.

blond man in vest looking through window
Blond man in vest looking through window.

67. You could probably spend more money doing things with your partner, but this is an awesome way to make memories.

68. You are lucky enough to find someone special who makes you feel good about yourself.

69. He was really worried about how his wife would react if she found out what happened.

70. She starts thinking about how weird things have become.

71. Her immediate instinct would tell her to get away from him as fast as she could, but her rational side prevails and tells her to give him a chance.

72. She doesn’t know how to react, but she’s pretty sure that it’s not what she wants.

73. He has some strange way of talking about her.

74. What do you think happened to her parents?

75. They realize that their talent isn’t unique at all. They learn that they are not alone after all!

76. He may be evil, but they are definitely evil.

77. His boss has not told him anything yet either, but he’s already gotten another job.

78. He needs to make sure that he doesn’t get too close to her.

79. He needs to get to the bottom of things before anyone finds him out.

man holding black eyeglasses thinking deeply
Man holding black eyeglasses thinking deeply.

80. So he decided to take action by looking up some local locksmiths who could help him get his wife’s car back without breaking the window.’

81. “Try not to laugh; I’m serious.”

82. “You can’t imagine how awesome this will be.”

83. “You don’t know what could happen next.”

84. “You would think they both mean the same thing, but they don’t.”

85. “Do not interrupt me when I’m speaking.”

86. “What would make you think such a thing?”

87. “What do you think about…”

88. He was shocked.

89. “You don’t know what you’re talking about.”

90. “You are about to learn something that most people don’t know.”

91. “Tell her. She will know what to do.”

92. “You may have missed your chance! They are probably not going to believe you now.”

93. “You must have had some sort of emotional trauma in your past.”

94. How could she not believe him now?

95. You are probably going to hear this one a lot.

96. You feel different than normal today. You are not alone. You are not imagining things.

cheerful pregnant woman feeling child moving while husband with dog standing near
Cheerful pregnant woman feeling child moving while husband with dog standing near.

97. They are going to have an awesome family!

98. They have become more human than ever before.

99. One of them has to change their ways so they don’t cause harm in the original universe, and someone from the original universe needs to go back and fix what’s wrong with their timeline.

100. Either, it changes one or more things about who they are, or it reveals something about them.

Final Words on Fluff Prompts That Will Inspire Creativity

Fluff Prompts are guides that inspire you to write. It may be a short sentence, a question, a backdrop, or a topic that brings forth a will to write.

Fluff prompts are important, not only for amateur writers but seasoned ones as well.

In general, writing prompts can also be used as an instrument to develop young students’ writing styles.

I hope you will find a couple of the fluff prompts I have compiled inspiring.

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Jessica started off as an avid book reader. After reading one too many romance novels (really... is it ever really enough?), she decided to jump to the other side and started writing her own stories. She now shares what she has learned (the good and the not so good) here at When You Write, hoping she can inspire more up and coming wordsmiths to take the leap and share their own stories with the world.