Tag: six words

31 Jul

Short is Hard

  “For sale: baby shoes, never used.” —(complete) short story by Ernest Hemingway The most useful thing I learned in high school—at least, the most useful thing that was part of the curriculum—came in senior English, as taught by Ms. Edith Pratt (Patty) Masterson: the “précis.” In case you were spared such torture, a précis [...]