Yoon Ha Lee
Story Prompt Generator

A prompt generator created in collaboration with the author Yoon Ha Lee, using tropes, character types and scenarios that he tends to explore in his adult works.

Warning: some prompts are R-rated!

Featuring the Yoonifier™, in which objects and weapons are created by smashing together random adjectives and nouns.


A military officer is forced to suffer psychological torture.

Number of prompts to create:


Names grabbed from a couple of baby name sites on the web.
Let me know if I accidentally typoed any of them; I have proofread the name, word and phrase lists, but there's a lot of text involved in this generator and I keep finding things I missed.