How NOT to start a novel

“It was a glorious day.”

 

Here’s what the sentence gives the readers …

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and makes us …

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An opening line must make our readers feel …

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How are we doing with our opening lines?

 

 

 

Daily Word Prompt: Glorious

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4 Comments on “How NOT to start a novel

  1. Something to think abt indeed 🙂 i am not writing one yet i am still writing short stories to be rejected by editors but I totally feel what ur saying it goes for all creative writing

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