The Story Starter
This is a free tool that begins a piece of writing. Teachers can have students complete a writing a day while you’re away by beginning with an auto generated block of text. Link here.
The Story Starter was selected as one of the Top 101 Websites for Writers by Writer’s Digest Magazine in 2008, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017!
The Story Starter randomly generates 356,300,262,144 story starters. This idea generator can be used by novelists, screenwriters, teachers, short story writers, and more. It has been used by writers of all ages.