Download PDF eBook Ernest Hemingway on Writing, An assemblage of reflections on the character of writing and the author from one the best American writers of the 20 th century.
All through Hemingway’s profession as a author, he maintained that it was dangerous luck to speak about writing—that it takes off “no matter butterflies have on their wings and the association of hawk’s feathers if you happen to present it or speak about it.”
Regardless of this perception, by the top of his life he had completed simply what he supposed to not do. In his novels and tales, in letters to editors, buddies, fellow artists, and critics, in interviews and in commissioned articles on the topic, Hemingway wrote typically about writing. And he wrote as properly and as incisively in regards to the topic as any author who ever lived…
This book accommodates Hemingway’s reflections on the character of the author and on parts of the author’s life, together with particular and useful recommendation to writers on the craft of writing, work habits, and self-discipline. The Hemingway persona comes via on the whole knowledge, wit, humor, and perception, and in his insistence on the integrity of the author and of the occupation itself.
—From the Preface by Larry W. PhillipsScribner
Download PDF eBook Ernest Hemingway on Writing