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Book and Drink Pairing - The Stranger by Albert Camus (1942)

“I looked up at the mass of signs and stars in the night sky and laid myself open for the first time to the benign indifference of the world.” 395 more words


“Supongo que quiero decir que Kafka comprendió que los viajes, el sexo y los libros son caminos que no llevan a ninguna parte, y que sin embargo son caminos por los que hay que internarse y perderse para volverse a encontrar o encontrar algo, lo que sea, un libro, un gesto, un objeto perdido, para encontrar cualquier cosa, tal vez un método, con suerte: lo “nuevo”, lo que siempre ha estado allí” Roberto Bolaño, “Literatura + Enfermedad = Enfermedad” 38 more words

Act of Rebellion

“The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.”

-Albert Camus


Should I kill myself or have a cup of coffee?

‘Should I kill myself or have a cup of coffee?

That’s a rhetorical question thrown up by the famous writer Albert Camus, almost as if he was wondering out aloud on an existential angst that plagues the subconscious of many a minds. 825 more words

Cruel and Unusual Part2

This article appeared in Ceylon Today on Wednesday August 13 2014.

An examination of  issues relating to capital punishment, continued from last week.

What Do the Philosophers Say? 1,215 more words

Ceylon Today

“There is scarcely any passion without struggle.” ―Albert Camus