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The Nautical Bulwer-Lytton Winners

I am a huge fan of the Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest. The contest is a whimsical literary competition that challenges entrants to compose the opening sentence to the worst of all possible novels. If you are not acquainted with Edward Bulwer-Lytton, he … Continue reading

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Nautical Winners of the Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest

The Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest is an annual tongue-in-cheek contest, sponsored by the English Department of San Jose State University in San Jose, California. Entrants are invited “to compose the opening sentence to the worst of all possible novels.” Edward Bulwer-Lytton … Continue reading

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