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, August 31, 2016
Torn between his lust for worldly power and his religious fervor the young minister chose the former while paying lip service to the latter.
Becky returned home from her years-long search for meaning after realizing the secret to happiness was nothing more than sitting in a sun-filled room with a good cup of coffee and a cat dozing on your lap.
It took years, but he finally understood how the world worked after seeing so many of the brightest talents stumble and fall, while marginally clever artists succeeded wildly thanks to the right connections and a fat bankroll.
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