Martha Bechtel

Biography

Stuck staring at a blank piece of paper and not sure how to start? Need a bit of a push to move an existing story forward? Want a passel of prompts to stick into your bullet journal as a daily/weekly/monthly challenge?

Then have I got the eBooks for you! :D

Fantasy, Science Fiction, Everyday... the prompts are in a variety of settings and most can be adapted to alternate genres easily. Prefer a more visual prompt? Check out my Pinterest boards where I've taken one Saturday Story Prompt from each week and turned in into a mini Canva masterpiece! :)

Where to find Martha Bechtel online

Series

31 Days of Writing Prompts
Find yourself staring at a blank page wondering which way your story should go? From fantasy to science fiction to the normal everyday these prompt collections are sure to spark a plot bunny or two. So come check out these prompt-a-day adventures into various themes!

Books

31 Days of Demons (Writing Prompts)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Lurking in the shadows of midnight crossroads and the glow of high-tech summoning circles, these demonic plotbunnies are ready to bargain! From more traditional fiends to space-faring imps, there are diabolical critters for almost any setting. So grab your chalk, brush up on your contract law, and head into a month-long adventure with Evil(ish)!
31 Days of Death (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Like the tide and taxes, there’s no escaping Death! (Mostly.) Come join the Plot Bunnies on a month-long romp in the realms of mortality— human and otherwise. From accidental zombies to everyday death, there’s a wide range of prompts about all things morbid!
31 Days of War (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Pick up your laptops and pens and join the fight for galaxies, kingdoms, suburbs, and farms! There's always room for one more plot bunny on the frontlines (or the homefront), so join them on a month-long journey through the preparations, battles, and aftermath of war!
31 Days of Food (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
There's nothing like a fresh cookie, a cup of soup, or a stout ale to bring a little cheer to your story! Food is the fuel of our lives, so fire up the replicators, summon a house-elf, and throw another log on the campfire. It's time for a month-long adventure in (mostly) good eating!
31 Days of Pets (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
There's nothing like a pet to warm your heart or lay waste to your enemies! From loyal labradors to less terrestrial critters, there's something about having an animal sidekick that makes a Fictive pick up the wordcount. So swing by the pound (or the summoning circle), gas up the spaceship, and get ready to play some interstellar fetch!
31 Days of Music (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
From sweeping symphonies to simple earworms, music is interwoven throughout our lives. Have a story that could use a little musical interlude? Then grab a pen and a Muse and take a stroll through a month-long adventure in song. We might not all dance to the same system clock, but there's magic in everyone's tune and a soundtrack for every story!
31 Days of Dialog (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
From one-liners to sarcastic banter, these plot bunnies are all set to take your muses for a wild ride! Some of the prompts are serious, some silly, some sad, but all of them trapped neatly between quotation marks.
31 Days of Fates (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Clotho, Lachesis, and Atropos are the three sisters of Fate that spin, measure, and cut the threads of life. The Moirai might have sprung up in ancient Greece, but time waits for no myth and the present (and near-future) worlds are ripe for prompts. Grab your Muse, a double-shot of predestination, and let the plot bunnies fly!
31 Days of Weapons (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
From magic swords to burnt popcorn and battlesuits, there's a weapon here for every fight! Have a Muse who's gone on vacation and left you staring at blank pages? Sometimes all a story need is a bit of firepower to get the words rolling again, so swing on by this month-long armory and load up!
31 Days of Travel (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
By foot, by car, or by dragon sometimes our stories go out for a stroll. So gas up the spaceship, oil those riding leathers, and take a trip through a month-long adventure on the road. From quick walks to lifelong journeys, there's something in these pages to fit every Muses's whim!
31 Days of Flames (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
From the smallest ember to a raging bonfire, flames are a great way to shake loose a stuck plot or spark words for an empty page. So pull on your asbestos gloves, give the salamander a treat, and power up your battlesuit’s fire suppressants for a month-long romp with the grumpiest of elementals!
31 Days of Magic (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
On the hunt for story ideas that play merry havoc with universal laws? Then pick up your wand, chalk out a circle, and power up your magictech because there's a month-long warren of plot bunnies waiting in these pages!
31 Days of Memory (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
The past is a land of memories! From misty nightmares to binary reckonings, every plot bunny is chasing a different part of yesterday in this month-long adventure. So pull out your rose-tinted glasses, grab the backup tapes, and come join the fun!
31 Days of Forests (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Forests have always been a great place to find feral plot bunnies! Brimming with dangerous depths and leafy sanctuaries these groves of trees (and tree-analogs) can be found anywhere from your backyard to far-off planets. So grab your breadcrumbs, recharge your GPS batteries, and get ready for a month-long romp into the woods!
31 Days of Dreams (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dreams are a wish the plot makes! From pleasant fantasies to high-tech nightmares, there's something inside for every fictive's REM cycles. So grab a pillow (and a nightcap) and step into the land of Nod for a month-long adventure in bed!
31 Days of Ghosts (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ever feel like you're not alone in your ancient castle? Or studio apartment? Or drifting spaceship? If you're working your way through this month-long set of story prompts, then there's ghosts aplenty just out of sight. From friendly spirits to dark and dangerous haunts, there's something in these pages to fit every plot bunny's whim!
31 Days of Romance (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing & books
Have a blank page that could use a little love? Or maybe a good old-fashioned swoon? Check out a month's worth of plot bunnies all ready to play Cupid!
31 Days of Dragons (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a thousand-ton flying lizard with serious indigestion and hoarding issues! This is a collection of writing prompts about dragons, in all their variations. Some serious, some silly, there should be enough dragonic variety to help any story break out of writer's block.
31 Days of High Fantasy (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
There’s nothing like a brand new world with the hint of magic in the air to get your plot bunnies hopping!
31 Days of Space (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
Love to wonder what's lurking among the stars? A sucker for colony worlds with crazy new environments? Enraptured by spaceship AIs that think digital watches are a neat idea? Then break out your pencils and snag one of these interstellar plot bunnies!
31 Days of Vistas (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Looking for an inspiring view to get your plot bunnies hopping or a secluded vacation spot for your Muses to relax in? Then book a seat on this month-long series of brave new worlds, familiar places, and fantasy landscapes!
31 Days of Clothing (Writing Prompts)
Series: 31 Days of Writing Prompts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
They say clothes make the man, but they can also make the story! Come take a stroll through a month-long fashion show of fantasy, science fiction, and everyday outfits. From scarves that pull your look together to magic battlesuits that meld man into machine, there's something for every Muses's wardrobe!