What Genre Would You Write Based On Your Descriptions?

Are you a closet Stephen King? Is there a Rowling lurking within? Find out what literary style you'd be best at.

Hannah Fox
Created By Hannah Fox
On Apr 26, 2016

Your protagonist wakes up from a deep sleep. How do they describe their surroundings?

Your protagonist looks in the mirror. What do they see?

They step outside. What do they see?

They head out. Where are they going?

On the way, they meet someone. What do this person look like?

What happens next?

Describe your character's reaction:

Your character has learned something about themselves. What do they do?

And the result?

What's your closing line?

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