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Odd jobs of famous writers

In my last post about the daily lives of famous creatives, I pointed out that many of the greats didn’t have the pleasure/burden of a day job–at least in their heyday. 253 more words


The Outsider and The Trial

The “Outsider”, written by Albert Camus, and ” The Trial”, written by Franz Kafka, are two books that have been critically acclaimed since the time that they were published. 1,115 more words


Mini-Review | The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka

Or: The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka

Reviewer: Alyssa
Release Date: 1915 (from Wiki)
Publisher: N/A
Age Group: Adult, but suitable for literary YA minds
Genres: 366 more words


Calm reflection might be better than the most confused decisions.
– Franz Kafka, The Metamorphosis

Franz Kafka

Franz Kafka and the laws

Kafka was unable to have any means of supporting himself as a writer and he studied law after every attempt he did to find anything worth doing and consistent with his “self-absorption and vanity”. 125 more words



Proof that inadequate, even childish measures, may serve to rescue one from peril.

To protect himself from the Sirens Ulysses stopped his ears with wax and had himself bound to the mast of his ship. 498 more words

Chapters Of Souls