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August 24th, 2019

Daily challenge to agdhani!

I actually had a really good day — I wrote about 1,600 words and got one fic finished up! I maybe didn't do as much work as I should have done, but, well, priorities.

Next up is agdhani! Wishing you many successful words and productivity!

Word of the Day 08/24/19 Spondulicks

Spondulicks (noun)
spondulicks or spon·du·lix [ spon-doo-liks ]


noun Older Slang.
1. money; cash

Origin: An Americanism dating back to 1855–60; origin uncertain

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SPONDULICKS
Also it was convincingly true that the ingoing party—its way now made a pacific one—would need the "spondulicks."
CABBAGES AND KINGS|O. HENRY

"I wonder where he got the spondulicks," broke in her son Richard.
THE FOURTH WATCH|H. A. CODY

"Spondulicks," said Dicky with a laugh, as the other hesitated for a word.
BLINDFOLDED|EARLE ASHLEY WALCOTT

Suppose I can't raise the spondulicks in time for the ten train!
MOLLY BROWN'S ORCHARD HOME|NELL SPEED

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.

down the home stretch

got about 90 pages left to rewrite on this pass...don't think I'll finish Sunday as planned, but I'll be very close...
managed 9255 words worth (including some rp stuff since my writing partner was on line for a change).
dracosdreamer round out our week with some good wordage :D

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