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Writers on reading: Frank Kafka

I think we ought to read only the kind of books that wound or stab us. If the book we’re reading doesn’t wake us up with a blow to the head, what are we reading for?

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Emile Zola

“those who weep for the happy periods they find in history reveal what they really want: not the alleviation, but the silencing of suffering.” – Albert Camus, The Rebel http://ift.tt/1cDAnQm

Cinderella: An Absurd Fairytale

Once upon a time, there was a beautiful little girl called Ella. Her father died when she was very young, leaving her in the care of his second wife and two step daughters. 740 more words


An Unexpected Book Haul

After multiple fruitless freelancing days, I decided to bathe my poor spirits in the unseasonable sun. This journey was started with modest, honorable intentions, but alas, ended in my mortal weakness. 105 more words


How I found My Magic in The Quiet Spaces

“Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, but I chose neither one. Instead, I set sail in my little boat to watch a sunset from a different view that couldn’t be seen from shore.

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In the depths of winter,
I finally learned
that within me there
lay an invincible
-Albert Camus


Manifest d'Albert Camus sobre la llibertat de premsa

Un periodista lliure, l’any 1939.

Traducció del manifest censurat que Albert Camus va intentar publicar a Le Soir Republicain d’Alger sobre la llibertat de premsa i expressió. 2,547 more words