Thursday, August 14, 2008

"It was a dark and stormy night ...."

Lightening_strike_34vv Those memorable words were first penned by Sir Bulwer-Lytton, for whom San Jose State University has named an annual contest for the most outrageous opening sentence to an imaginary novel.  This article will introduce you to this year's winners.  They provide all sorts of potential lessons on the art of story telling.

hat tip:  Prof. Mary Beth Beazley, Ohio State University


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