Tags » Great Writers

The Power of Words

Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never harm me.

Many of us have heard this old adage, most likely during childhood, and meaning mostly that words cannot cause physical pain. 212 more words


On Any Given Day

On any given day

I could be

a cat woken lazily, or a

rooster announcing the start

of the day because every other

bastard needs to wake the fuck up… 90 more words


Quotable #33: Edgar Allan Poe’s Definition Of Art

“Were I called on to define, very briefly, the term art, I should call it ‘the reproduction of what the senses perceive in nature through the veil of the soul.’” — Edgar Allan Poe, Marginalia, 1844…

29 more words
MDT Creative

Food for Thought

a bit of Hemingway for breakfast,

if you wouldn’t terribly mind, and

remember the raspberry jam, but for

lunch let’s keep it light, so a… 86 more words


The Selfish Genius

I’m becoming obsessed by this theme right now.  I wake in the early dawn and try to figure it out: what is the best way to live if you have an all-consuming talent?  403 more words

Friends And Family


Image: Ernest Hemingway with a bull near Pamplona, Spain in 1927, two years before A Farewell to Arms would be published.
Ernest Hemingway Photograph Collection, John F. 1,306 more words

A sort of homecoming

“Are you famous?”
No, not really….
“Do you want to be?”
Er…I just wanted to ask about joining the Vintage Motorcycle Club…

Volunteering for charity is supposed to be its own reward. 467 more words

Great Writers