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.
Monday, July 31, 2017
Arthur's ennui was like an itchy wool sweater he couldn't shed.
The old reporter felt like he'd been writing the same stories on two-faced politicians, dirtbag criminals, and a failed justice system for decades with only a few changes, like names and dates, needed in each new piece.
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