|Opening line of "Clovis Clementine" from my debut story collection "God's Naked Will."||2||CD Mitchell||over 3 years ago by CD Mitchell|
|The Sot-weed Factor||1||Michelle Elvy||7 years ago by Michelle Elvy|
|A Long and Happy Life, Reynolds Price||1||Jane Hammons||over 7 years ago by Jane Hammons|
|Native Speaker||1||John Woodington||over 7 years ago by John Woodington|
|Things really turned around after I saw the breathing Jesus.||1||A||over 7 years ago by A|
|Endgame||1||Carol Novack||over 7 years ago by Carol Novack|
|"The marvellous thing is that it's painless," he said.||1||Richard Cooper||over 7 years ago by Richard Cooper|
|124 was spiteful.||1||Laura Ellen Scott||over 7 years ago by Laura Ellen Scott|
|It was said that a new person had appeared on the sea-front: a lady with a little dog||3||Claudia Smith||over 7 years ago by Gary Percesepe|
|The grandmother didn't want to go to Florida.||2||Claudia Smith||over 7 years ago by Laura Ellen Scott|
I would welcome comments on this opening line. i have a few others to put out here also!
His mother knew she would name her son Clovis, after her father's brother, the fire and brimstone breathing full-gospel preacher who later plead guilty to statutory rape and incest over the affair.
it's about first lines of stories and poems that we love