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August 1, 2020

According to Jenna Blum in The Author at Work, “Hemingway said that only the tip of the iceberg showed in fiction—your reader will see only what is above the water—but the knowledge that you have about your character that never makes it into the story acts as the bulk...

June 18, 2020

According to Jenna Blum in The Author at Work, “Hemingway said that only the tip of the iceberg showed in fiction—your reader will see only what is above the water—but the knowledge that you have about your character that never makes it into the story acts as the bulk...

July 23, 2018

According to Jenna Blum in The Author at Work, “Hemingway said that only the tip of the iceberg showed in fiction—your reader will see only

what is above the water—but the knowledge that you have about your character that never makes it into the story acts as the bulk o...

July 16, 2018

While I have written two novels, I have started to write short, and novelette length, stories because I am heavily influenced by both Poe and Hemingway.

I like to tell a concise story, one that can be completed in one or two sittings. 

Additionally, in today's day and ag...

July 9, 2018

It isn’t about the number of

words the author writes

It is about the story the author tells with the number of words written

July 4, 2018

I spent much of my younger years as a vagabond, it is the life to which my very soul was drawn. While not looking. I found someone. That person claimed a desire to move with me. However, over time it was apparent she did not share my wanderlust. Sadly, I had become acc...

June 20, 2018

Ernest Hemingway's economy of words style applied not only to his writing.

His Nobel acceptance speech is a little over three hundred and thirty words.

What an incredible three hundred and thirty words they are....

Having no facility for speech-making and no command of...

June 18, 2018

According to Jenna Blum in The Author at Work, “Hemingway said that only the tip of the iceberg showed in fiction—your reader will see only

what is above the water—but the knowledge that you have about your character that never makes it into the story acts as the bulk o...

June 16, 2018

While I have written two novels, I have started to write short, and novelette length, stories because I am heavily influenced by both Poe and Hemingway.

I like to tell a concise story, one that can be completed in one or two sittings. 

Additionally, in today's day and ag...

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