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Timeless Ink

Literary Quote Illustrations by Obvious State

What are great authors for if not poignant, timeless prose? For example: “I have great faith in fools. Self-confidence, my friends call it” (Twain). “We are all lying in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars” (Wilde). “Why did I walk into this room again?” (self). Obvious State Literary Quote Illustrations…

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A Master, re-mastered

A Farewell to Arms: The Hemingway Library Edition

Remember the tedium of English Comp 101? Outline, rough draft, working draft, final draft, and final copy—all for a lousy B-. Now, imagine 47 rewrites. Papa admitted to revising the ending of A Farewell to Arms 39 times. His grandson, Sean Hemingway uncovered nine more attempts while perusing the Ernest Hemingway Collection at the John…