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Jorge Luis Borges - "Borges and I" (1962)

I shall remain in Borges, not in myself (if it is true that I am someone), but I recognize myself less in his books than in many others or in the laborious strumming of a guitar.

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Jorge Luis Borges - "Borges and I" (1962)

…what is good belongs to no one…

appears in The Mind’s I, ed. Daniel Dennett and Douglas R. Hofstadter, 1981

Fiction

Jorge Luis Borges - "Borges and I" (1962)

The other one, the one called Borges, is the one things happen to.

appears in The Mind’s I, ed. Daniel Dennett and Douglas R. Hofstadter, 1981

Fiction

Bullets Don’t Kill They Die

“Sshh…This is a secret; please don’t tell this to anyone.” I said to the knife while rolling inside the gun. “So you mean to say you’re not in the mood to die today and so you plan to not hit the aim and just fly away in the sky?” Knife confirmed once again before the shooter got the gun ready to shoot me out. 435 more words

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The Filth

“You dirt! What are you doing there? Don’t you know which area you’re in?” He screamed his guts out. I pulled up the zip at once and tried to leave but a tight grip on my collar and some nails piercing through the back of my neck held me back. 611 more words

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Little Tim’s Little Story

“Tim is stuck in a pit mom! I need help to get him out.” I shouted at the top of my lungs.

Tim is my best friend and what I love about him the most is that he is shy, almost always. 433 more words

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Kiss

Imagine this!

You have an exam in fifteen minutes and you are standing before the examination hall. There are hundreds of others, frisking through pages, their eyes looking for confidence through that shaky turn of pages. 303 more words

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