A blog in honor of Ernest Hemingway's continual search for the perfect sentence. I'll be writing one sentence a day in the pursuit of the one true sentence—the line that conveys an entire story within itself, without flourishes or sentimentality.
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Tin Pan Alley had disappeared years before, but Riley continued to write the songs that dwelt in his soul, even if they were long out of fashion.
Forgoing the massive instruction manual, Stan began putting the machine together, deciding when done that the handful of parts—bolts, wires and various shiny metal pieces—weren't necessary for the operation of his new kit car.
The mysterious phone calls and anonymous letters pushed Tracey to the edge and he was soon unable to shake the feeling he was being followed, taking longer and more complicated routes to work in the mornings.
I'm an artist and writer. My first book, "Gilded Age Murder & Mayhem in the Berkshires," came out in October 2015. My second book, "Hudson Valley Murder & Mayhem" will be out June 26, 2017. I'm the co-founder of Fellow Well Met, an online shop specializing in vintage, handcrafted & fine men’s accessories, which launched in April 2016. Andrew Amelinckx