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.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
The sailors grumbled that they were headed to certain doom.
Ted looked so much like a young Jim Morrison that although he couldn't carry a tune his caterwauling was overlooked by the still-dreamy-eyed ladies who came to the nostalgia conventions where he performed.
Dale used to love fast bikes and wild women but now he would get pissed off if he heard the roar of a motorcycle pass by his front door as it would set his Pekingese to barking and upset his easily angered wife.
I'm an artist and writer. I've published two non-fiction books,"Gilded Age Murder & Mayhem in the Berkshires," (2015) and "Hudson Valley Murder & Mayhem" (2017). I'm currently working on my third book, which is about Edgar Allan Poe and the crimes that inspired his work, due out in 2020 . 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