June 28th, 2020


Word of the Day 06/28/20 Cleek

Cleek (noun, verb)
cleek [ kleek ]

1. Chiefly Scot. a large hook, especially one fixed to the inside walls of a house to hold clothing, pots, or food.
2. Golf Older Use. a club with an iron head, a narrow face, and little slope, used for shots from a poor lie on the fairway and sometimes for putting.

verb (used with object), claught or cleeked or claucht, cleeked, cleek·ing.
3. Chiefly Scot. to grasp or seize (something) suddenly and eagerly; snatch.

wedge, putter, driver, spoon, wood, stick, iron, midiron, niblick, mashie, brassie

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Origin: 1350–1400; Middle English (Scots) cleke hook, derivative of cleke to take hold of, variant of cleche, akin to clutch

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

I'm going to run a session of 3 word wars from 1pm-2:30pm CDT. Please feel free to grab a WIP or something new and dive in. If you need a prompt suggestion, just ask and I'll throw a couple random words or phrases your way.

Here's the schedule. All times CDT:
Round 1: 1-1:25pm
Round 2: 1:30-2pm
Round 3: 2:05-2:30pm

Hope to see you back here around 1.
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Daily Count reminder

How is the writing thing going for you? Any bumps or hiccups in remembering the days you're accountable for?

If not, great! If so, that's still great! We're going to help you with that!

Here are the last 2 people for the month! Let's cheer them on to get those words!!

MO 29 – jennytork
TU 30 – simplyn2deep

Happy continued writing!

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