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10 ways to Begin: Sure-Fire Techniques to Help You Engage Your Reader from the Start
Writer (2005)
  • Charlie Sweet, Eastern Kentucky University
  • Hal Blythe, Eastern Kentucky University
Abstract
This article offers tips for authors on improving the first part of a story to entice readers. Technique that can be used to make a reader care about a character. Creation of a conflict and use of dialogue.
Keywords
  • LITERATURE,
  • AUTHORSHIP,
  • CHARACTERS and characteristics in literature,
  • DIALOGUES,
  • AUTHORS and readers,
  • STORIES,
  • plots
Publication Date
October, 2005
Citation Information
Charlie Sweet and Hal Blythe. "10 ways to Begin: Sure-Fire Techniques to Help You Engage Your Reader from the Start" Writer Vol. 118 Iss. 10 (2005)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/charlie_sweet/16/