hemingway hemingway  /ˈhɛ mɪŋ ˌweɪ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an American writer of fiction who won the Nobel prize for literature in 1954 (1899-1961)

News

  1. Hemingway ups the fine for skipping out on jury duty

    HEMINGWAY – For citizens near Hemingway, the penalty for not showing up to jury duty will soon hit the wallet a little harder. Hemingway Town Council passed the first reading of an ordinance Thursday
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Lake City News & Post

  2. Hemingway’s proposed comprehensive plan passage on hold, draft released

    HEMINGWAY – The Hemingway Planning Commission was not able to take action in its meeting Tuesday night on the first reading of the town’s newly-proposed comprehensive plan, or the public forum which p
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Lake City News & Post

  3. Key West Hemingway Days to Celebrate Author's Legacy

    Key West hosts Hemingway Days to celebrate Ernest Hemingway's Key West legacy. Photo Credit: Andy Newman/Florida Keys News Bureau
    on June 12, 2013     Source: NBC Miami

Quotes

  1. "When Hemingway killed himself he put a period at the end of his life; old age is more like a semicolon," Vonnegut said with a wheezy laugh worthy of a long-term chain smoker. "My father, like Hemingway, was a gun nut and was very unhappy...
    on Sep 15, 2005 By: Kurt Vonnegut Source: MSNBC

  2. Norman Mailer, who died Saturday morning, said it himself: In his younger days, "fiction was everything. The novel, the big novel, the driving force. We all wanted to be Hemingway ...... I don't think the same thing can be said anymore."
    on Nov 12, 2007 By: Norman Mailer Source: CNN

  3. "Hemingway defined heroism once as grace under pressure and I think it's fair to say that Captain Sullenberger certainly displayed that yesterday," said Bloomberg, who will present the crew with a ceremonial key to the city.
    on Jan 16, 2009 By: Michael Bloomberg Source: Reuters

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