May 8, 2013

Hemingway Explains Writing

“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.” — Ernest Hemingway My god, the man could rock a mustache. Also, I, too, write on a typewriter whilst sitting in the shadow of mountains. Because that’s how we manly writers do it.
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How To Be A Pulitzer Finalist, via Eli Saslow of The Washington Post and ESPN

Eli Saslow, a Washington Post staff writer and ESPN The Magazine contributor as well as the author of Ten Letters: The Stories Americans Tell Their President, was recently a Pulitzer Prize finalist for feature writing for his story about a struggling swimming pool salesman. Nieman Storyboard interviewed him for one of their latest Annotation Tuesday posts, which is...
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