Generating genre novels with OpenAI
I asked OpenAI to write me outlines for some genres of novels, all set in the same post-apocalyptic commune in California. Here they are, verbatim. Prompts in bold are mine; the AI wrote everything else.
Write an outline for a horror novel set in a post-apocalyptic commune in California.
The Last Resort
A group of survivors band together in the aftermath of a nuclear apocalypse, vowing to start anew in a remote commune in California.
But as they settle into their new life, they realize that the outside world is not as dead as they thought.
Strangers begin to show up at their doorstep, seeking shelter from the harsh conditions.
At first the newcomers are welcomed, but as their numbers grow, the commune members start to realize that they might not be the only ones left alive.
And as supplies start to run low, the group must decide whether to open their doors to the outside world… or close them for good.
As tensions mount, the commune is forced to confront the dark secrets hiding in their own ranks.
And when they finally come face to face with the true nature of the outside world, they realize that the real horror is only just beginning.
Write an outline for a zombie novel set in a post-apocalyptic commune in California.
The novel opens with the protagonist, a young woman named Scout, waking up from a dream in which she is being chased by a horde of zombies.
Scout lives in a post-apocalyptic commune in California that is slowly being overrun by zombies.
The commune's leader, a man named Elias, is Scout's lover and the father of her child.
Elias is a cold and distant man who is more interested in the survival of the commune than in the people who live there.
Scout is torn between her love for Elias and her desire to protect her child from the dangers of the outside world.
When the commune is finally overrun by zombies, Scout is forced to flee with her child.
They are pursued by zombies and Elias, who is determined to get his hands on the child.
Scout and her child eventually find refuge in a safe haven, but not before Elias catches up to them.
In the final confrontation, Elias is killed and Scout and her child are left to rebuild their lives in the safety of the haven.
Write an outline for a young adult novel set in a post-apocalyptic commune in California.
The novel follows a group of teens who have grown up in a post-apocalyptic commune in California. The commune is a safe haven for survivors of a nuclear war that wiped out most of the world. The teens have never known anything else, and they are content with their lives. However, when a group of newcomers arrives at the commune, the teens start to question everything they know. The newcomers are from a different part of the world and they have a different way of life. The teens are intrigued and start to explore the new ways of life. They soon realize that the world is much bigger than they thought, and that there is more to life than just surviving.
Write an outline for a literary fiction novel set in a post-apocalyptic commune in California.
The novel follows the story of a group of survivors who band together in the aftermath of a global apocalypse. They set up a commune in the California desert, where they struggle to build a new society while battling the elements and fighting off raiders. Through their trials and tribulations, they come to realize that the world is not what it once was, and that they must work together if they want to survive.
Write an outline for a romantic novel set in a post-apocalyptic commune in California.
In the wake of a devastating global war, a small group of survivors band together to create a commune in the remains of California. Through hard work and determination, they are able to create a self-sustaining society, but not without cost. The commune is constantly under threat from raiders and other groups seeking to take what they have built. But the biggest threat to their way of life comes from within, as tensions begin to rise between those who want to maintain the status quo and those who yearn for something more.
As the commune begins to unravel, two people emerge as the leaders of the two factions. On one side is Sarah, a young woman who believes that the commune can be a force for good in the world and that they should reach out to other survivors. On the other side is Aaron, a man who is convinced that the only way to protect the commune is to cut themselves off from the outside world.
As the two sides clash, Sarah and Aaron find themselves drawn to each other, even as they realize that their relationship could tear the commune apart. But with the commune on the brink of collapse, they must choose whether to save it or follow their hearts.
Write an outline for a humorous novel set in a post-apocalyptic commune in California.
The world has ended, but a group of Californians have survived and formed a commune.
They are a self-sufficient community, but they are also bizarre and quirky.
They have to deal with the everyday challenges of post-apocalyptic life, but they also have to deal with the fact that they are living in close quarters with a bunch of weirdos.
They manage to get by, but just barely. And they do it all with a sense of humor.
Write an outline for a crime fiction novel set in a post-apocalyptic commune in California.
Life in the commune is hard, but it's the only life Kate knows. She's never known anything else.
The commune is run by a ruthless leader who will do anything to keep everyone in line.
There are rumors of a rebellion brewing, and Kate finds herself at the center of it.
She's not sure if she wants to be a part of the rebellion, or if she just wants to stay alive.
With the commune's leader on one side and the rebels on the other, Kate has to choose sides.
She's not sure who to trust, but she knows she has to make a choice.
Kate has to decide whether to fight for the life she knows, or risk everything for a chance at something better.
Write an outline for a children's novel set in a post-apocalyptic commune in California.
The novel follows a group of children who live in a post-apocalyptic commune in California.
The commune is a safe haven for the children, who are able to live and work together in harmony.
However, when the outside world begins to intrude on their peaceful existence, the children must band together to protect their way of life.
Along the way, they learn about the value of cooperation, teamwork, and self-sacrifice.
In the end, the children are able to triumph over the forces that threaten their commune, and they emerge stronger and more united than ever before.
Write an outline for a magical fantasy novel set in a post-apocalyptic commune in California.
In a post-apocalyptic world, a group of survivors come together to form a commune in California.
The commune is a magical place, where the residents can use their powers to help the community thrive.
However, not everyone is happy with the commune. Some people want to exploit its power for their own gain, while others believe that the commune is a sign of the end times.
As the commune faces challenges from both within and without, the residents must band together to protect their home.
Along the way, they will discover new powers, make new friends, and battle enemies old and new.
Ultimately, the commune will face its biggest challenge when a group of powerful outsiders threatens to destroy it.
But with the power of magic on their side, the residents of the commune will fight back and prove that they can build a new world from the ashes of the old one.
Write an outline for a Russian novel set in a post-apocalyptic commune in California.
The novel opens with the protagonist, a young woman, waking up in a post-apocalyptic commune in California.
She has no memories of her life before the apocalypse, and is taken in by the commune's leader, a woman known as The Mother.
The protagonist quickly learns that the commune is a safe haven for survivors of the apocalypse, and that they are constantly under threat from raiders.
The commune is self-sufficient, with a garden, livestock, and a small store of supplies.
The protagonist begins to settle into life at the commune, making friends and helping with the daily tasks.
However, the peace is shattered when the commune is attacked by raiders.
The Mother is killed and the commune is destroyed.
The protagonist is captured by the raiders and taken to their base.
The raiders are a group of survivors who have banded together and live by raiding other communities.
The protagonist is forced to work for the raiders, and soon becomes one of their deadliest members.
The novel ends with the protagonist leading a raid on her former commune, killing all of the survivors.