Your Writing Assignment #1

Your Writing Assignment, should you choose to accept it, is to write a complete story in 500 words or less using the scenario below to kick-start your thinking. Publish your story on January 15th, then come back here and link it to my December 15th story.   See you then!  Happy writing!

You are a zookeeper, and one day a shady looking man brings in what he calls an “exotic animal.”  This animal is in a wooden box with small air holes on the top and the box is stamped DANGEROUS. He throws a picture on your desk and you look at the strangest creature you’ve ever seen. Write a scene describing the animal and the man’s story for how he found it.