Midnight in Paris

This wine is too good for toast-drinking, my dear. You don’t want to mix emotions up with a wine like that. You lose the taste. —Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises My sisters and I all share the same favorite book, Ernest Hemingway’s The Sun Also Rises. I suppose that says a lot about the kind...

The Queen of Snark

It’s Dorothy Parker’s birthday today, queen of all things satirical in the 20s. During my junior year of college, I had the pleasure of directing Ms. Parker’s Here We Are as a one-act. The short story, which was originally written for Cosmopolitan Magazine in 1931 is written entirely as dialogue. It features just two characters, He and...

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