Genie in my Drink Bottle and Other Fun Writing Prompts


Genie In a drink bottle!

Trapped in a game!

Strange discoveries!

Melissa Gijsbers has compiled 52 writings prompts from the hundreds she’s used over nearly a decade of working with young writers and put them together in one place for young writers to use to inspire their stories, poems, or any other form of writing.

This book contains 52 favourite prompts, as voted for by the participants in my Virtual Writers Groups in 2020 and 2021 and is suitable for writers of all ages.

Also available on as both an ebook and paperback. Click here.

About Melissa

Melissa Gijsbers started writing when she was in High School during the 1990s, even winning some awards for a short story and a script. For many years, life got in the way of creative writing, however she did start blogging around 2006.

She currently lives in Melbourne, Australia with her two sons and a pet blue tongue lizard.

Melissa Gijsbers, Author, Speaker & Booklover
Melissa Gijsbers - Author, Speaker & Booklover
Genie in my Drink Bottle and Other Fun Writing Prompts