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What Would Make You Smile, in 6 Words

When one of those days happens – you know what I’m talking about – I hope for one thing, just one, to turn it around. 869 more words

Coach Daddy

// E.H.

Couldn’t find a better way to explain it; no wonder he is one of my favorite writers.

Yet, people seem to be having a hard time even imagining living the way Hemingway described so simply and beautifully. 288 more words

For Whom The Bell Tolls: Metallica and Hemingway

In 1984, Metallica released their best work in Ride The Lightning, a heavy/speed metal colossus till then unparalleled in mood and ambition. Within a year of a classic, genre-setting but somewhat precocious debut, genuinely awesome inspiration tapped the band on its collective backs, and as is often the case with young talent, intuition, untainted with experience, leaped excitedly at the chance, funneling it direct into a crucible of metal for all posterity.  1,028 more words

“But man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated.”

“But man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated.”
― Ernest Hemingway, The Old Man and the Sea

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Ernest Hemingway

Writing Challenge: Your Life Story In Six Words Or Less

Since I have been raving so much about flash fiction, I was quite excited when I recently stumbled upon this little challenge, the goal of which is to write your life story in six words or less. 167 more words


Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway was an American journalist and writer. While his life of adventure and his public image influenced future generations, he had a strong influence on 20th century fiction. 267 more words

Reading Lanes

Ruin Me?

At some point, I was ruined, I hope. I would prefer that as my excuse for still chasing happiness.

Musings In The Sand