rdale wrote:gr wrote:rdale wrote:My mother used to "zot" to the store when she needed something for a recipe....
My high school English teacher marked my paper down a point, and told me in front of the entire class that it was just a "Sunday comic strip sound-effect."
The burning question is: why would your Mom set you up like that?! Think of the years of work before payoff. Like most writers, you must have been a very troublesome child.
My mom holds lifelong grudges. So watch what you say about her innocent baby boy.