First Sentences, Paragraphs, and Chapters – May Round Robin

Topic: Has so much emphasis been placed by other writers advice, publishers, reviewers, etc. on authors to have a spectacular opening page/1st chapter that the rest of the story sometimes gets left behind? What are your thoughts and experiences with this? Having just read Sol Stein's On Writing, I fear I might be a little … Continue reading First Sentences, Paragraphs, and Chapters – May Round Robin