“It’s one of those cool, crisp fall nights that make you feel like the air is ripe with possibility, like anything can happen.”
The beginning of Beautiful Lies sets the stage for action, mystery, and a story filled with twists and turns. In last week’s newsletter, we asked you to create an opening that promised lots of action to come, and you delivered in spades! Congrats to Tessa Graves, who’s entry “Now That I Think About It…” was our top pick. Here is Tessa’s sentence along with the four other finalists! Well done!
She walks toward the border. Every step she makes is like a door of oppurtunity slamming shut, until there is only one door left.
At three I was guiding the moon, now at seventeen the moon is guiding me.
The one thing that Josh Cotlands had never predicted was that he would have the antichrist sitting on his sofa happily tucking into ice cream.
She came on the night with no moon, and she was all the dark needed.