Posted by Wodke Hawkinson on Monday, September 3, 2012
Showcase your creative
talent! How? By playing our fill-in-the-blanks game. Below are five sentences
taken from our newest novel, Zeke. But...some of the words have been left out.
This is so YOU can fill in the blanks, creating a new sentence.
How to play: Choose one of
the sentences. Put on your thinking cap and fill in the blanks with your own
words. Be as creative or silly or serious as you want. It’s like Mad-Libs
without the hints about nouns, verbs or adjectives, etc. Put your completed
sentence in the comments section. And for extra fun, include a link to your
website or blog. If you are an author, please also include a link to your most
1. The more he _____________
her, the less she __________ that gap-toothed __________ girl she had been, and
the _____________ distance she could _________ between her present ___________ and
those _____________ days of ____________ and __________.
2. He took ___________ arm in
an iron ____________ and __________ her hand into the ________ cavity, ignoring
3. I was doing ___________ a
_____________ and it sounds to me like ___________ don’t ___________ it very
4. She nearly ___________
when ____________ tongue ____________ into her mouth like a _________ down a ________________.
5. _________ police will _____________
with me on _____________; you can take my _____________ and _____________ them.