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Hemingway on Writing

Posted: Friday, November 12, 2010 in Fiction, On Writing
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We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master. — Hemingway


The basics.

What Hemingway learned at the Kansas City Star.

One true sentence.

What Hemingway learned from Cezanne.

How much to tell.

How to keep going.

When to stop.

How to tell a story in six words.

Hemingway’s typewriter.

Hemingway and the pencil.

His writing schedule.

Some thoughts about Hemingway’s legacy.

The real legacy:  Here’s a recording of Hemingway’s Nobel Prize acceptance speech. You can read the text here.