Aim For A Killer First Line

Aim for a killer first line. Go for a sentence that gives the reader some idea of what the story is about. The best short story I ever wrote began with the line: “I was standing at a urinal when the sniffer dog walked in.”

D’Lacey, C. (2019). Top writing tips. [online] the Guardian. Available at: https://www.theguardian.com/childrens-books-site/2016/jun/01/top-writing-tips [Accessed 15 Dec. 2019].

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