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A collection of things I hear that make me think, “That would make a great opening line for a story!”

He had crazy eyes and a Mexican wife.

Humor

Opening Line: Providence +11.5 at Villanova 2/24/15

Providence and Villanova will square off as a matchup of top 25 teams as the Friars cracked the top 25 of the AP poll for the first time since the 2003-04 season. 138 more words

Kenpom

I’m going to start sharing the things I hear people say that make me think, “That would make a great opening line for a story!”

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Humor

A Myth to Believe In

On Tuesday 17th February I submitted my entry for the Dundee International Book Prize. The week before I sent in an entry for BBC Radio 4’s ‘Opening Lines.’ It’s a great feeling to send stuff in; the achievement of setting a goal and passing it is a genuine lift. 1,088 more words

Writing Thoughts

The Thirteenth Tale by Diane Setterfield

“All children mythologize their birth. It is a universal trait. You want to know someone? Heart and soul? Ask him to tell you about when he was born. 20 more words

Books

Opening Line: Providence -4.5 at DePaul 2/18/15

Providence heads back on the road to complete their season series against the DePaul Blue Demons.

This game opened with the Friars as a road favorite at -4.5. 85 more words

Kenpom

Drafting: The Writing Process—Part 3

It’s taken me some time to think about how I’m going to begin to write this post. How exactly does one write about writing or think about thinking? 891 more words

Writing