Teen Writing Prompt 324




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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