endings

Closing the Deal.

Writers spend a lot of time focusing on the craft of opening lines. This is true for fiction, poetry, essay, and even speeches. But what about endings? Aren’t they important, too?

Of course they are. And in this piece from the Washington Post, Ron Charles gives some much-deserved love to some of the more impactful closing lines in literature.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2019/entertainment/books/best-last-lines/?utm_term=.662e77c2e80c