Book: “Ernest Hemingway on Writing" edited by Larry Phillips
For: Anyone interested in Hemingway's writing, aspiring writers
Lesson: Learn Hemingway's thoughts on being a writer, his work habits and advice for aspiring writers
The book, “Ernest Hemingway on Writing” is a collection of Hemingway quotes taken from novels, stories, letters, interviews and other sources.
When it comes to writing, Hemingway said “I think you should learn about writing from everybody who has ever written that has anything to teach you” (page 91).
Hemingway goes on to recite a list of necessary books including:
What are your thoughts on Hemingway’s list of necessary books to read to become a writer?
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