WelcomeWelcome to the blog for JGB's Fall 2010 English 254: First-Person Fiction. When you comment on one of the books we're reading and discussing this semester, you should include the relevant category title in your post. Please feel free to post links to web sites or articles or videos or music -- anything that will enhance our discussions of these texts.
Tag Archives: first sentences
Anyone care to comment on the first sentence of Wells Tower’s story “Retreat”? Here’s the sentence: Sometimes, sometimes, after six or so large drinks, it seems like a sane idea to call my little brother on the phone. Here is a New … Continue reading
Edna and I had started down from Kalispell, heading for Tampa-St. Pete where I still had some friends from the old glory days who wouldn’t turn me in to the police. Here’s a brief list of what Richard Ford accomplishes … Continue reading
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