Ernest Hemingway

At the beginning of the 21st Century, brevity is back in vogue. Twitter is an extension of Hemingway's challenge to anyone brave enough to accept it, and, like the modernists' reaction to photography and the 'brief encounter', it cultivates new ways of seeing and thinking.
Anyone fancy a nice long drink? Staff at the El Floridita tavern in Old Havana, Cuba, made cocktail history at the weekend
"It was like saying good-by to a statue. After a while I went out and left the hospital and walked back to the hotel in the
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We all ache to know what could have been. If only we'd caught that train, or took that job, or not acquiesced to that last
You wake up one morning and there it is: Spring sunshine, pushing us over the crest of Winter, opening up the possibilities
Feuding, fighting and fisticuffs are not things we normally associate with literary types. More often we think of someone
F Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald (Tom Hiddleston and Alison Pill): In the film, Hemingway warns Fitzgerald of Zelda, "she’ll