Don’t ask why.
Nor how often.
Nor how long it will last.
But the concept of the six word story (Google it if you need to do so) has grabbed my attention. 44 more words
Harry “Steve” Morgan and his alcoholic sidekick, Eddie, are a couple of ne’er-do-wells crewing a boat for hire on the island of Martinique. Life is okay, but World War II is happening all around them, doing a number on the tourist trade and thus their livelihood. 217 more words
“How does one eat inside?” I asked the waiter. Inside the café was a restaurant.
“Well. Very well. One eats very well.”
The last time we visited our motley crue of the ‘Lost Generation’ in Paris we amused ourselves reading (as one follower – Stacey described) …855 more words
Hemingway had a simple trick for overcoming writer’s block. In a memorable passage in A Moveable Feast, he writes:
Sometimes when I was starting a new story and I could not get it going, I would sit in front of the fire and squeeze the peel of the little oranges into the edge of the flame and watch the sputter of blue that they made. 521 more words