What Genre of Fiction should You WRITE?

Take the quiz to see what Genre of Fiction would be easiest for you to write! (Warning: Text Heavy.)

Morgan Feylin
Created by Morgan Feylin
On Jul 21, 2014

You should be writing: Comedy!

You should be writing: Comedy!

Sweet, silly, and satirical. You are driven to write of funny side of life with perhaps just a touch of romance. Will the boy get the girl? Will the girl get the boy? Will they find the body under the window seat? Foolish misunderstandings abound.

TV sitcoms, and classic comedy movies are your guide!

You should be writing: Horror!

You should be writing: Horror!

Death, destruction, and the evil inherent in the heart of humanity. You are haunted by the need to write horrific visions of terrible events and terrible monsters that we might see a glimpse of the Monster within us all.

Stephen King, Dean R. Koontz, Peter Straub, HP Lovecraft, and Edgar Allan Poe are your guides.

You should be writing: Literature!

You should be writing: Literature!

You have a story… Oh, yes you do! You are not quite sure what it is because pure creativity rules your words and they burn to be poured onto the page! Write! Write I say, and thrill us with your unique view of the world.

YOU are your own inspiration!

You should be writing: Romance!

You should be writing: Romance!

Love, sweet and tender, aggressive and compelling. You have a story of Love burning in your heart. Happily Ever After is a given, but you will tear your hero and heroine's hearts asunder before they realize that True Love is upon them.

Nora Roberts, Angela Knight, and Jane Austen are your guides.

You should be writing: Mystery!

You should be writing: Mystery!

Who-dunnit? And How? And Why? Your inquiring mind understands the secret workings of the villainous murderer and thief. You feel the need to build a puzzle so complex, and a villain so unsuspected that you leave the reader gasping in shock on the last page.

Dashiell Hammett and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle are your guides.

You should be writing:Fantasy!

You should be writing:Fantasy!

You should be writing: Science-Fiction!

You should be writing: Science-Fiction!

Neuromancy and technical wizardry or SteamPunk? You are compelled to write about the distant future and how it will affect all of mankind. Will your stories be of travels to an alien world? Time Travel? Or a breathtaking new form of Technology?

Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, Jules Verne, and William Gibson are your guides.

You should be writing: Action-Adventure!

You should be writing: Action-Adventure!

Danger, hand to hand combat, climactic battles, and thrilling escapes with larger than life heroes and powerful villains fill the pages of the stories you yearn to write. Reality and the laws of physics are no match for pure Adventure!

Edgar Rice Burroughs, Robert E. Howard, and Ian Flemming are your guides.