Tag Archives: Ernest Hemingway

Kathmandu

Apparently the way to go for any wannabe writers are romance novels. They are the best sellers in modern day literature. But for a guy whose first gift to his prospective wife was a tiny cactus plant, followed by a … Continue reading

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Bob(bie)

I buried another body over the summer. My first cousin Bob’s monument joined most of the rest of the family in the Island Brook Cemetery, deep in the heart of Quebec’s Eastern Townships. That would be in the hills of … Continue reading

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Ali and Me

If people bring so much courage to this world, the world has to kill them to break them, so of course it kills them. The world breaks everyone, and afterwards many are strong at the broken places. But those it … Continue reading

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Camino

It’s known as the Camino de Santiago. Or sometimes as the Compostela de Santiago. Good on you if you’ve heard of it. “What the hell is a Camino,” was the reaction of most of my friend when the subject came … Continue reading

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