canvassing - quotes and descriptions to inspire creative writing
"Hey Zac, did we get the social media data yet?"
"Yeah, just got access, premium. What d'ya wanna know?"
"Target Christian, social politics, high disposable income. Pull up a list and send out the canvassers with the A script."
"Got it, who gets the B script?"
"All ethnic minorities who are business owners and send their kids to private schools."
"And the C script?"
"Young adults, socially left, affluent parents, prone to spend money."
"Got it, and the D script?" ...
Before Lisa had even landed her customary third knock the door opened sharply. At first she thought it must be a child but when her eyes landed on the face she let out an involuntary gasp. The face was more wrinkled than a summer shirt dragged out a festering laundry basket. The age-spots gave the skin a coffee-stained look and her jowls hung a good inch below the chin that she jutted outward. Lisa opened her mouth to begin her political sales pitch when the old bag delivered a good strong poke in her stomach. She stopped. The old woman stopped too. Lisa continued. Another poke. She took a step back and the lady narrowed her eyes, pulling her thinning mouth into an actual frown. After a second or two of this grimace she revealed a walking cane from behind the door frame and begun to shout “Aaaaaiiiiiiieeeee” as she charged forwards quicker than Lisa would have thought possible for one so decrepit.