Writing That First Sentence

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Hello, My Writing Colleague,

The first sentence of any work of fiction should hook your reader.  Use the picture below for inspiration. Make the sentence an attention-grabbing, emotion-getting pop for the imagination of the reader.

Opening sentence assignmentASSIGNMENT: Practice by writing different first sentences of what you think the gal is experiencing.

  1. Write a sentence using embarrassment
  2. Write a sentence using scared
  3. Write a sentence using laughter
  4. Write a sentence using sadness
  5. Write a sentence using frustration