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Un Buen ritiro sull’isola di Wight…

Sai cos’è l’isola di Wight? è per noi l’isola di chi ha negli occhi il blu della gioventù… (Dik Dik) Credits: Location Eastcliff Summerhouse, Isle of Wight Questa Summerhouse sull’isola di Wight potrebbe ricordare una tana, un Buen Retiro per poeti e artisti…magari sulle orme di Ernest Hemingway, (anche se risaputo amante della Spagna!) Scavando nella biografia di scrittori e poeti ci si accorge come l’immagine canonica del buen retiro come luogo che offre occasioni di riposo e che magari si ripropone di anno in anno come soggiorno prediletto si apre ad altre valenze…. 37 more words

I Knew It!


A few posts back, I wrote about how a high school English lit teacher turned me off Hemingway by going on and on about the symbolism in  149 more words


This app promises to make your writing bold & clear, just like Hemingway

The Hemingway Editor might make you a better writer.

When the Hemingway Editor first debuted, it took the Internet by storm. The site hit the Web months ago, and now it’s available as a $5 desktop app with new perks: offline use, markdown support, and the ability to save and open your work. 80 more words


It's Good to be Bad

After weeks of dithering, note-taking, and reading, I finally started work on my new book.

I forgot how much fun first drafts can be. There are no rules. 508 more words


Day 203

I don’t think I’ve had a library card since I was about 9 years old, but I got one today.

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“Listen now. When people talk listen completely. Don’t be thinking what you’re going to say. Most people never listen. Nor do they observe. You should be able to go into a room and when you come out know everything that you saw there and not only that.

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