Today’s #CleanWIP theme and collaborative article is Some. [More info]
Photo by Ingeborg Gärtner-Grein
tl; dr: #CleanWIP theme for Monday, August 3: SOME— CleanWIP Magazine (@cleanwip) August 3, 2020
Long version: We’re playing hashtag games to find authors who prefer the clean end of the spectrum & highlight their words for readers who love them.
Longest version: https://t.co/Oj6maiYSYB #amReading #amWriting pic.twitter.com/HfL4OhMZTw
~ Laurean Brooks ~
Half-Price Bride: A wet dishrag slapped against the counter before Louise spat, “There’s Memphis. It’s not that far, and it being a big city, your sister could find some kind of work there—plus a boarding house to move into.”
Emily tore open the envelope, her hands shaking. As she pulled out the folded sheet of paper, two large bills and a smaller one floated to the ground. She picked them up and gasped.
“I really am sorry,” said Mitch. “I’m on a tight deadline.”— Jessica Marie Holt — Author (@Jessica06311722) August 3, 2020
Janet shrugged. A fake smile overtook her real one, and she laughed just a little too loud. “Don’t be silly. It will be just fine. I have some work to do, too. Houses don’t show themselves!” #CleanWIP
By now, I was grinning from ear to ear. It was great to begin to meet some of my fans. “Wonderful,” I said. Then I jokingly added, “Have you picked your date for the evening?”— Earl Chinnici (@earlshelpdesk) August 3, 2020
“That might be him gaining on me.”#CleanWIP (theme: some)