It started with oneâ€”look after the planet. Two trees bore fruits too precious to eat; ten commandments; 613 instructionsâ€¦
The old cedar stands tall, its rings filled with memories of God. But the circus of tractors isnâ€™t gathered to hear its call. Lofty branches fall and Eden is gone.
Prompts for Wednesday Writing Essentials November 17, 2010:
- Use the following words: loft, cedar, circus, planet
- Include reference to the number ten
- Give us a character or situation that riles us up in anger or shock
- Keep your story close to the truth so that your readers will say, “That post has a high degree of verisimilitude.”
Iâ€™m not sure how well I followed these, but at least they inspired me.