In What's New, Writing

What kind of book could contain all these words together?  You’ll just have to get a copy of TSSoE and find out!

decor (W11 1st sp; no accent)
dishrag
DJs
dockworker
drag race
dumb-ass (coinage)
eeek
e-mail (n & v)
earsplitting
emo
ewww
eye shadow
face-first (adv)
Facebook
fake-out
fire pit
flat-ironed
flip-flop
Fool, the (tarot card); also the Tower, the Wheel of Life
Formica
Fruit Roll-Ups (www.bettycrocker/fruitsnacks.com)
gaslight
get-together
good night
google (v; lc per M-Webster Online Dictionary)
Goretti Goddesses
Gothic (W11: cap for architecture)
guerrilla (W11 1st sp)
ha-ha
hair spray
half-court (n)
half-handed (half compounds hyphenated per CMS Table 6.1)
hand-stiching
hard-core (adj)
hickeys
hmmm (per author; stet)

 

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