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10 Opening Line Ideas

Hoang had grown accustomed to seeing aliens on a regular basis.

Every spring, I visited my aunt, until the year I broke my right eye.

Phoenix had been without water for many weeks.

I only ever met one man I'd call truly honest.

By a sparkling and cool river, Guillaume reflected on the past.

San Diego had been without electricity for months.

He hadn't been known as Ahmad since his birthday.

The key to a healthy lifestyle involves a very big insect.

Every summer, I visited my husband, until the year I committed my first crime.

3 people have died after marrying Pittacus.


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A blank page can be very daunting. Whether you've planned the perfect story or are suffering from writers' block, you still need to write that first line.

Use our opening line tool above to help inspire you to get started. It's ideal for novels, short stories and the opening line of dialogue in a movie or stage play.



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