Posts Tagged ‘F. Scott Fitzgerald’

Ernest Hemingway: A book review by Bob Morris

Ernest Hemingway: A Biography
Mary V. Dearborn
A Borzoi Book Published by Alfred A. Knopf (May 2017)

A brilliant, probably definitive examination of “what formed this remarkably complex and brilliant writer”

I have read several dozen previously published books … READ MORE

Bohemians, Bootleggers, Flappers, and Swells: A book review by Bob Morris

BohemiansBohemians, Bootleggers, Flappers, and Swells: The Best of Early VANITY FAIR
Edited by Graydon Carter with David Friend
Penguin Press (2014)

Yes, Virginia, there really is a machine in which you can return in time to the United States: 1913-193

Working with David Friend, Graydon Carter has … READ MORE

How to Quit Your Job Like Sherwood Anderson: The Best Resignation Letter Ever Written

twitter1Here is an excerpt from a recent post by Maria Popova at her website, Brain Pickings. If you have not as yet checked out this treasure trove of brain food, … READ MORE

Famous Advice on Writing: The Collected Wisdom of Great Writers

twitter1Those of us who write for profit and/or pleasure owe a substantial debt to Maria Popova whose website, Brain Pickings, provides an abundance of valuable material. Here’s a case in point.

According … READ MORE

Roger Martin: Interview #1 by Bob Morris

Roger Martin has served as dean of the Rotman School of Management at University of Toronto since 1998. He was formerly a director of Monitor Company, a global strategy consulting firm based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. During his 13 years with Monitor, he founded … READ MORE