It Was A Dark And Stormy Night

Borrowed First Lines

Story Summary

When authors are really uncreative, they borrow best lines from great authors. My apologies to the great authors, deceased or living, whose wonderful first lines I am destroying. For the "It Was a Dark and Stormy Night" challenge.

Chapter List

Ch# Title Words Updated
1 Dickens I 5 30 Mar 04
2 Dickens II 70 30 Mar 04
3 Du Maurier 7 30 Mar 04
4 Kafka 16 30 Mar 04
5 Austen 34 30 Mar 04
6 Melville 9 02 Apr 04
Appx. Word Count 141  

Challenge Entries by Nerdanel

Does not include placeholders or non-viewable stories.

Challenge Type Title Entered
Tagteam Challenge, The Closed Estel July 13, 2004
It Was A Dark And Stormy Night Closed Borrowed First Lines March 30, 2004
Tale By Any Other Name, A Closed Persuasion March 29, 2004
Snapshot Challenge Closed He Doesn't See Me October 05, 2003
Bitter Valentine's Day Poetry Challenge Closed Maeglin's Song to Idril February 09, 2003

In Challenges

Story Information

Author: Nerdanel

Status: General

Completion: Work in Progress

Rating: General

Last Updated: 03/30/04

Original Post: 03/30/04

Back to challenge: It Was A Dark And Stormy Night

Go to story: Borrowed First Lines

Keyword Search

Search for key terms in Challenge, Nuzgûl & Oliphaunt titles and descriptions.


Results are ordered alphabetically by title.