Monthly Archives: July 2015

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9 07, 2015

Powerfully Minimalist: Writing Effective Sentences

Consider this sentence: “Baby shoes: for sale, never worn.”

The power of a sentence is legendary. In fact, the opening line in a novel is so important, Stephen King reportedly invests months and years constructing that first sentence. And it paid off: 33 years later, the line that launched The Dark Tower series, “The man in black fled across the desert, and the gunslinger followed”, is […]