Weaving a Tale from the FirstFind your favorite book or any book, then take the first sentence and create a story with it.Weaving a Tale from the First4 years ago in Writing More Like This
For instance, take Gone as an example, One minute the teacher was talking about the Civil War. And the next minute he was gone. The second sentence can be included here if it sounds interesting as a whole. You have the situation and now youre free to write what you think happens next.
As a note, you can do this even with books youve never read before. In fact, it may even be better. (You wont be influenced by your knowledge of the book after all.)