Summer Writing Exercise Series #44: One of Two Starts Near Death

For today's writing exercise you will write a piece of poetry or prose which begins with one of the following sentences.

Sentence 1: It wasn't laughing at death, but at inevitability.

Sentence 2: Its claws were longer than any of your fingers.

If you'd like some background music to write to, try the soundtrack for the movie Field of Dreams. Gotta you some James Horner.