Writing

12 Comedy Prompts: Ideas for Writing Funny Short Stories

Written by the MasterClass staff

Last updated: Aug 12, 2021 • 2 min read

If you’re looking for some fun short story ideas, you might consider humor writing. Crafting a funny short story can improve your writing skills, and it can also help you push through writer’s block. The next time you pick up your pen or sit down at the computer, try following one of these funny short story writing prompts and give comedy writing a shot.