About PenMuse


What is PenMuse?

PenMuse is a writing generator that aims to help the problem of What do I write about?

Every day we add a new writing prompt to the collection.

Is there an API?

PenMuse has a free to use API to allow you to integrate PenMuse into your own applications. The following endpoints are available for use.

Today's prompt

The Today endpoint returns a single writing prompt that has been added on the current day.

To access it, send a GET request to the following URL:

https://www.penmuse.net/api/v1/prompts/today

The returning payload is a JSON file that contains the writing prompt and will look like this

{ "prompt":"Write a beginners guide to a particular topic", "tags":["learning","tools"] }
Random prompt

The Random endpoint returns a single random writing prompt that has been published.

To access it, send a GET request to the following URL:

https://www.penmuse.net/api/v1/prompts/random

The returning payload is a JSON file that contains the writing prompt and will look like this

{ "prompt":"Write a beginners guide to a particular topic", "tags":["learning","tools"] }