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.
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Walking past the graveyard she saw something scuttle across a tombstone and picked up her pace, her heart racing.
"That ol' judge spit in me eye and told me I'd hang, but I showed him. I'm still here and he's long gone," said Teddy, slowly rocking back and forth on his porch, surrounded by his children and grandchildren.
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