Teen Writing Prompt 324

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pride and prejudice

pride and prejudice (Photo credit: Apostolos Letov)

 

Call me Ishmael..”  (Moby Dick)

 

” I’d never given much thought to how I would die-though I’d had reason enough in the last few months-but even if I had, I would not have imagined it like this.”(Twilight) ”

 

It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.”( Pride and Prejudice)

 

Great opening lines, right?  Actually, I am a huge geek about that.  I savor the opening lines of novels.  Sometimes it’s that first sentence that pulls you into the story.  Today I want you to select the opening line of your favorite novel.  Write it down then continue the story and see where that first sentence takes you.

 

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