So You Want to Become a Better Writer?

This was my first shot at fiction:

Chapter 1

997 A.D.

The long ships slid silently down the river, carried only by the current. The silence was occasionally broken as birds fled from trees along the river’s edge. In a nearby village, young boys mercilessly taunted each other, playing warrior games.

A lone boy stood just outside the fray. He cradled a tiny rabbit in his arms, gently petting it behind the ears. He was…

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