First Line 2022 First (and Last) Line Contest -
After sifting through more than 1,000
entries, we're excited to announce the winners of the
2022 First and Last Line Contest.
The 2022 First Lines
Rayna sat in front of the mirror removing
her makeup and wondered who she would discover underneath.
- Lori Erickson (Spring)
Thomas hadn't expected to be alive when
the town's time capsule was opened. - Roger Hammons
Lily unlocked the back door of the thrift
store using a key that didn't belong to her. - Carter
When he died, their father had two requests.
- Emily Masuda (Winter)
The 2022 Last Line
The shredder roared to life, grinding
the letter into tiny pieces of confetti. - Kathleen
Writers: Now it's your turn to use these first and last lines to create the stories for 2022. We can't wait to read what you come up with.
David and Robin