Sloppy Joe’s Bar, Key West. Seeking inspiration in Papa Hemingway’s neck of the woods surrounded by pictures of the man himself. (Not the original Sloppy Joe’s– that is now Captain Tony’s and can be found a couple of minutes walk away.)
The internet is a brilliant place for research but nothing beats being there. Two weeks in April/May this year slaving over a hot laptop in my temporary office (Hammock on the balcony outside of my room at the wonderful Key West Bed and Breakfast.
Writing is hard work but it does have its compensations.