Siring Settings

The world your characters live in is incredibly important, whether it be bound to the confines of a single room or expands outwards over an entire world. A unique setting brings life to your story and makes it all the more memorable. Our prompts are here to help invigorate your imagination with setting exercises and simple questions to flesh out your universes.

Describe the Setting – A den of taxidermy animals.

You have walked in to a den of taxidermy animals. What do you see? A den of taxidermy animals. It invokes an instant image in your brain. Describe this setting with as much detail as you can muster. This could be a hunter's lodge deep in a fantasy world's forest, or...

Describe the Setting – Castle over-looking a frozen lake.

A frozen lake castle... There it is, a castle sitting above the lake. What sort of setting does this invoke? I may have watched Frozen one too many times, but I've often seen beautiful artwork of castles over-looking the waters of a lake or ocean. For this setting...

Describe the Setting – A coffee and vinyl cafe.

Creating a scene is all about the little details. Describe the setting of a coffee and vinyl shop. We have one locally called Pour Jon's that makes fantastic inspiration for settings. (And some really awesome coffee!)