Scene-Of-The-Day

I've started a new exercise where, every morning, I take the Merriam-Webster Word Of The Day and use it to inspire a one page scene. My goal is to try and pack as much of a story into a single page as possible; let's see how I do, eh?

12-03-12: "Hotdogging"

Hotdogging: "To perform in a conspicuous or often ostentatious manner"

 As William poured that coffee he thought of every time over the past year that he'd heard "shizzle", "brah", "broheim", "straight dope", and "kerfumpcake." Although he had to admit that maybe "kerfumpcake" wasn't so much "slang" as it was "Hunter choking on a cupcake."

As William poured that coffee he thought of every time over the past year that he'd heard "shizzle", "brah", "broheim", "straight dope", and "kerfumpcake." Although he had to admit that maybe "kerfumpcake" wasn't so much "slang" as it was "Hunter choking on a cupcake."

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