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Confronting the Absurd

 

As the quote stated, the absurd in the paradoxical situation between our impulse to find the meaning in life and this world that provides no answer to the question. 338 more words

Personal

The Stranger - Albert Camus

Just finished this book and I can’t stop thinking about it. The story still seems to be hovering around me, as if still waiting to be finished, waiting to be thought upon, ruminated upon. 441 more words

Book Reviews

OpenLinkNight #211

Welcome to OpenLinkNight folks!   This is your opportunity to link 1 poem of your choice as this is no prompt-day. For those who missed the Mr Linky deadline the past week or this Tuesday’s poetics about “The photography of Sharon Knight”, this is also your opportunity to share your poem.    214 more words

OpenLinkNight

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Meant to Read In 2017 But Didn't Get To

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme brought to you by The Broke and the Bookish.

This week’s topic is: Ten Books I Meant to Read In 2017 But Didn’t Get To… 98 more words

Books

“no matter how hard the world pushes against me, within me, there’s something stronger – something better, pushing right back.”

“In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer. And that makes me happy. For it says that

no matter how hard the world pushes against me, within me, there’s something stronger – something better, pushing right back.”

Writer

Pensif

Recently I had the pleasure of a de profundis conversation about the perspective of Albert Camus on the myth of Sisyphus.
As I write these lines, I realise an analogy between the burden of thought ( as depicted with this creation) and the task of Sisyphus. 169 more words

Creations