70 Days With Hemingway And Me

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“It Was Too Good to Last,” He Thought.

July 28th, 2009 · 2 Comments · The Old Man and the Sea, The Old Man and the Sea (Audio Book)

Hemingway’s amazing novel The Old Man and the Sea reads better than even actor Charlton Heston can read it aloud – he, with one of the most amazing voices of all time. He doesn’t read it as well as I hear it in my head.
And that’s a good thing. It means Hemingway’s novel needs [...]

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In The Immortal Words Of David Coverdale, “Here I Go Again On My Own…”

July 22nd, 2009 · No Comments · The Old Man and the Sea, The Old Man and the Sea (Audio Book), The Old Man and the Sea (Movie)

Now this book – Hemingway’s classic The Old Man and the Sea – I’ve read before. And loved. So much so that I used parts of it when I taught classes in Communication at a nearby university. There are lines in this book that are among the finest I’ve ever read in my [...]

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