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“The world breaks everyone, and afterward, many are strong at the broken places.”
-Ernest Hemingway


Quote Challenge: Day 3

I was nominated for the quote challenge by Sarah @ Sarah’s Bookshelf. Thanks! :D

This challenge requires the nominees to follow three steps:

  • Post your 3 favourite quotes, one each for three consecutive days.
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“I have sought everywhere the city of my dreams, and I have finally found it in Ronda”

– German poet, Rainer Marie Rilke 

During my stay in Spain, I was lucky enough to go twice to Ronda, set up high in a mountainous region of the province of Malaga.  310 more words



I have no idea who the artist is who made this amazing piece of sculpture, but isn’t it magnificent? The photo has slightly flattened it, but in real life it had terrific movement and force, the runner had just breasted the tape and was about to slow down, her hair flopping back on her shoulders, her chest inflating to grab in whole lungfuls of triumphant air because surely she has won? 186 more words


Hemmingway's Polydactyl Cats

Another place to visit in Key West, Florida which I will go into more detail later, is The Hemingway Home and Museum.  Besides all things Hemingway you will find many cats wandering the grounds freely.  128 more words


Writing Fiction: What If?

I’m going to tell the story of Hemingway’s The Old Man and the Sea, so if you don’t want to know what happens, look away now. 469 more words


Valuable Life Lessons From My Father

I haven’t posted in a while because I’ve been traveling from Indiana to Washington and moving to a new apartment, but here is a drawing inspired by a conversation I had with my dear, eccentric father today. 34 more words