Write 50 new stories that begin with 50 Hemingway endings
When you see a list of endings from Hemingway stories, you can also see the even more intriguing beginnings of stories not yet written. Here are some from the 50 Hemingway endings over here, and don't forget to blog and link back to any stories you (or your students) come up with!
But they could not help his fear because he was up against an older magic now.
“We’ll have to go,” Nick said. “I can see we’ll have to go.”
Looking back from the mounting grade before the track curved into the hills he could see the firelight in the clearing.
Then he was dead.
When they fired the first volley he was sitting down in the water with his head on his knees.
A short time after he contracted gonorrhea from a sales girl in a loop department store while riding in a taxicab through Lincoln Park.
It was a good thing to have in reserve.
They all came just like that.
The little devil, he thought, I wonder if he lied to me.
The hold over himself relaxed, too, finally, and the next day it was very slack and he cried very easily at little things that were of no importance.
In the early morning on the lake sitting in the stern of the boat with his father rowing, he felt quite sure that he would never die.
I am not really a good bull fighter.
Now they would have the run home together.
He curled up under the blanket and went to sleep.
The priest skipped back onto the scaffolding just before the drop fell.
What happens next? The 50 Hemingway endings via my friend Matt, who runs a company that helps other companies build stories.