How to use penning in a sentence
We made it practical to give Dunham a $3.7 million book advance for penning her memoir—at 28.Welcome to Generation Overshare: Lena Dunham, Taylor Swift, and the Politics of Self-Disclosure | Marlow Stern | November 6, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Nobody should waste their time penning letters that any pediatrician with a whiff of insight will ignore.
After penning her own memoir, Canyon decided to own it, “so I self published,” she said.10 Fascinating Porn Star Memoirs: Aurora Snow on Porn Tell-Alls | Aurora Snow | May 29, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Elena shared wider, by penning hopeful, contemplative letters to John Paul every few weeks, which she posted on a blog.
NewSong member Eddie Carswell talks about penning the saddest holiday song of all time.‘Christmas Shoes,’ The Holiday Song You Either Love or Love to Hate | Kevin Fallon | December 24, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
He wanted to throw down his hammer and chisel and scream and kick and throw himself up against the penning planks.Blow The Man Down | Holman Day
Pleasanter work this, by far, and more soothing to his pride, than penning letters of contrition and obeisance.Robert Annys: Poor Priest | Annie Nathan Meyer
No mere surmise, founded upon the probable effects of the exhibition of cruelty in Paris, led to the penning of this sentence.History of the Rise of the Huguenots | Henry Baird
Excitedly the sick man sprang from his bed at the tidings of the massacre and began penning a letter.Warrior Gap | Charles King
It is now ten A.M. I have been up since seven, penning these memoranda for the benefit of my family and of mankind.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe | Edgar Allan Poe