This post is a direct result from reading my friend Marie’s writing page.
Her blog is pretty awesome, too.
So there’s this writing challenge, from Trifecta:
“What we want you to do this weekend is to give us a 33-word opening line to your book. That’s it. Make us want to read the next 333 pages of your work.”
Here’s my entry – it’s a memoir:
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It’s 5 am, and I’m hiding behind sunglasses.
Scanning NoDoz and Tylenol PM, he asks, “undecided, on up or down?”
Nodding, I hoped there wasn’t cocaine residue under my nostrils.