Writing Inspiration: Swallows and Amazons

Books, novel, Writing, writing inspiration

Novel: Swallows and Amazons

Author: Arthur Ransome

Opening Line:

Roger, aged seven, and no longer the youngest of the family, ran in wide zigzags, to and fro, across the steep field that sloped up from the lake to Holly Howe, the farm where they were staying for part of the summer holidays.

Closing Lines:

“Who was Johnny?” said Roger. “Hullo, there’s mother and Vicky coming down the field.”

 

Swallows-and-Amazons-For-Ever!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s