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Ernest Hemingway’s Life in Photos | ESQUIRE

There’s so much we didn’t know about one of the greatest American novelists.

By Charlotte Chilton, Apr 21, 2021

Lloyd Arnold, Getty Images

Editor’s Note: Above photo, text: “1946: Living in Cuba.. The couple settled into Cuba on a plantation named Finca Vigía. They would live in the village outside of Havana for more than a decade.

Whether you’ve read one of his novels or have simply heard something described as “Hemingway-esque,” chances are you’re familiar with the direct prose the influential author adopted in the 1920s.

It shouldn’t come as a huge surprise that Hemingway’s personal life is just as interesting as what lives on his pages. Now, more than 50 years after his death, take a look back at rare photographs of the American writer’s life.

Editor’s Note: 37 photos in online slideshow…

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5 Ancient Stoic Tactics for Modern Life | The Art of Manliness

Stoicism emerged as a philosophy, a way of life — similar to a religion, really — most famously in ancient Rome somewhere around 50-100 AD (even though it was Greeks who pioneered the thinking). Two millennia later, the philosophy is enjoying a revival of sorts, and it’s not hard to understand why. The primary goal […]

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Nihilism or Wonder? On the Evolution of the Alien Story | Literary Hub

Calvin, the Martian creature at the center of Daniel Espinosa’s new sci-fi horror film, Life, lives happily enough on the International Space Station, doted upon by six loving astronauts. An unprom…

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Are Humans the Real Ancient Aliens? – NBC News

Thoughtful speculation.. the best (more like us) is yet to come?


This image provided by NASA shows a 'Blue Marble' image of the Earth on Jan. 24, 2012. NASA via AP
This image provided by NASA shows a ‘Blue Marble’ image of the Earth on Jan. 24, 2012. NASA via AP

“So among inhabited planets it sounds as if Earth beat the rush. From the standpoint of future cosmic civilizations, we are the ancient aliens.”

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