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His book isn’t even on sale in the United States yet, and already Kamel Daoud has been the subject of breathless coverage in The Nation… 495 more words

Hooray Fiction!

Want to Pick my Next Read? #2

First, this post is coming way later than normal because once again the weather decided to pound Houston with rain. The city in which I live got something like 11 inches of rain just yesterday! 214 more words

Sisyphus, at Bar Close

At 2am, the usual crowd pours
into the streets, the collective
sigh – home! – carrying us
toward darker, quieter haunts.

I want to know… 26 more words


The basic concept about the life of a person on earth is pathetic. Unhappiness and cruelty have conquered the modern man’s calm and peaceful life. This is not different for any person, either poor or rich. 228 more words

Le Premier Homme, Albert Camus

Le Premier Homme, écrit par Albert Camus, fut publié pour la première fois en 1994 aux éditions Gallimard, dans la collection Folio. Ce livre posthume est composé de deux parties. 4,060 more words



I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn’t, than live as if there isn’t and die to find out there is. ~ Albert Camus