By Casey Melnick Legend has it that Ernest Hemingway was once challenged to write a story in six words. “For sale: baby shoes, never worn” is allegedly the flash fiction that resulted from this wager. Though it can be debated whether this six word story was actually penned by Hemingway himself, the story itself isContinue reading “Six Word Story Volume #1”
By Casey Melnick Based on pure statistical probability, it’s rather likely, if not destined that most of the words I transmit from my mind to paper will be utter drivel bordering on the beckoning side of trite. I cannot speak much to that specific line of reasoning but I can assert that it’s better toContinue reading “Word Choice”
By Casey Melnick In this week’s review I will be discussing Weezer’s classic first album Weezer, otherwise known as the Blue Album. Released in 1994, this album ranks among the best debut records of all time and it just happens to be my favorite album, so I’m certainly not biased already. With the legendary RicContinue reading “Album Review #1 Weezer -Weezer (Blue Album)”
The song “Sophomore Slump or Comeback of the Year” found on Fall Out Boy’s second studio album From Under the Cork Tree contains a line that I would like to discuss. The bridge of the song contains the following line- “The best part of believe is the lie.” I think this is one of theContinue reading ““The Best Part of Believe is The Lie.””
Life is not a drag race. There is no straight line to the end. Everyone certainly doesn’t start equal. There is also not a guaranteed path to victory if a certain plan is always followed. (Note I am not speaking of drag race in terms of the sexual connotation. If someone wants to choose toContinue reading “Life Is Not a Drag Race”
In the future I will be posting various weekly posts involving all things art and writing.