HOW TO SHARPEN THE FIRST SENTENCE IN EVERY CHAPTER
by Carolyn Dennis-Willingham
We all know that the first sentence or two in a novel needs to, not only grab a reader’s attention, but flip them out of bed, melt them into their recliners, or make them forget the lasagna in the oven.
Like you, I’ve written so many first lines for my novels, I could add them up and the page count would be the same as the novel itself.
They, editors, agents, writing…