Family is an important element in everyone’s life. For better or worse, your family helps shape you. Families can consist of wonderful people and people you wish you never knew. Regardless of how you view your own family, family can help inspire great ideas for writing prompts. Family can be a tough and very personal subject to write about. Use these creative writing prompts to help guide your writing. Remember that if something seems difficult and too emotional to write about, then take it slow. It may still be important for you to write about certain events, but do it at your own time and pace. Reach out to loved ones if you need any help throughout this process.