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The Stanger/The Outsider

It’s not particular with me to read a classic story from an unknown author. So far the only classic that I’ve liked before reading Albert Camus is Mary Shelley. 178 more words

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Albert Camus joins the Existentialists

Today it was great to finish a new French Existentialist philosopher & writer Albert Camus.


He looks a little like Humphrey Bogart. The biggest challenge was to make him smoke a cigarette! 57 more words

Albert Camus

Only Thing Missing Is The Camus Novel In His Hand

from Chapter’s current “Displacement” campaign.
Existential isolation selling menswear. Dig the Freudian shadow. Then there’s the orifice-like orbs of light with the lens catching fragments of the sun, as if spinning about the dude like an idea inside his head. 13 more words

Who is on your wall? ....Or, An Ode to the Humble Wall.

A few weeks ago, my mum came to visit. She sat on the armchair in my room and stared inquisitively around at my walls.

“Why do you have a picture of… 625 more words


Time for a Great Quote (Freedom)

On this fourth of July, friends, I thought it might be interesting to notice a few quotes on freedom — and respond to them from the Scriptures.  376 more words


Happy 4th Of July !!!

“Freedom is nothing else but a chance to be better.”

Albert Camus

Photo by Ale Gambini – BreadLoveAndDreams.com


Teacher Appreciation

Albert Camus won the Novel prize in literature in 1957.

Here is a translation of a letter he wrote to his teacher following that honour: