Literature’s Greatest Closing Paragraphs – Entertainment – ShortList Magazine

I’m getting ready to guide a novel revision group. Beginnings and endings hold keys to the tone, character, setting, and, most important, the emotional impact of a story. Here’s a fascinating collection of great endings.

Literature’s Greatest Closing Paragraphs – Entertainment – ShortList Magazine.


Effective Ways to End Your Book or Story

So, the ending of your book isn’t working and you don’t know what to do. This post from veteran author Rob Sanders might be just what you need.

Click on the link below:

Picture This!: Effective Endings.

Sunday Starter: Endings – StoryMagician

From picture book author Marsha Diane Arnold, here’s an exercise to warm up your story-telling engines. She challenges writers to read four picture books and write new endings for them. She offers some suggestions, but you can choose your own. Be sure to use recent books. Your local librarian can offer suggestions.

Sunday Starter: Endings – StoryMagician.