‘Hemingway & Gellhorn’ Director Philip Kaufman Revisits an ‘Incredibly …

‘Hemingway & Gellhorn’ Director Philip Kaufman Revisits an ‘Incredibly …

'Hemingway & Gellhorn' Director Philip Kaufman Revisits an 'Incredibly ...

‘Hemingway & Gellhorn’ Director Philip Kaufman Revisits an ‘Incredibly …

Remember when people used to say that the iPad was a “content consumption device” useless for real “content”?

It’s a weird thing to say about a gadget that one trillion content-creation apps, but the people said. People still say.

Pundits and writers say that the iPhone sucks for “real work” in general and writing in particular. I have come to believe the opposite: For me the iPhone is the best writing tool I have ever used.

 ’Hemingway & Gellhorn’ Director Philip Kaufman Revisits an ‘Incredibly …

And I think that Ernest Hemingway would agree.

What writes, anyway?

Writing is organized thought included with language symbols.

Writing is both an act and a craft. If a deed, writing happens every time you scribble or type words. A shopping list requires that the act of writing, but not of the ship.