12 Aug Massage Marketing Link Love: The First Line
When it comes to writing we could all take some tips from Stephen King. When it comes to writing for social marketing… take blogging for example… here’s a massage marketing tip for you… your audience is uber-impatient and super-narcissistic… tell ’em what you are gonna do for THEM… and do it quick!
Why Stephen King Spends ‘Months and Even Years’ Writing Opening Sentences
The author of horror classics like The Shining and its 2013 sequel Doctor Sleep says the best writers hook their readers with voice, not just action.
… But there’s one thing I’m sure about. An opening line should invite the reader to begin the story. It should say: Listen. Come in here. You want to know about this.
Read the full article here: http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2013/07/why-stephen-king-spends-months-and-even-years-writing-opening-sentences/278043/