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The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka

I absolutely loved this book: the title, characters, transformation they all go through as a family after Gregor’s illness which transforms him from a useful bread winner to a burden to the family. 1,019 more words



I never loiter anymore. It used to be one of my favourite past times. I don’t think I knew it at the time. I simply liked hanging out with my friends. 1,548 more words


Weekend Readings ❤

The Trail – Franz Kafka

The Forty Rules of Love – Elif Shafak

Sleeping Murder – Agatha Christie


Weekend Readings ❤

The complete Stories – Franz Kafka

An A to Z of Critical Thinking  –  Beth Black

The Basics: Philosophy – Nigle Warburton


Primo Levi on Franz Kafka's "astounding clairvoyance"

In a recent piece for The Times Literary Supplement, Ian Thomson has reviewed Penguin’s new three-volume collection of Primo Levi‘s Complete Works in English.  297 more words


Quote of the day, April 23

Franz Kakfa, from The Trial

“It’s often safer to be in chains than to be free.”


Books I Probably Should Have Read...

As a voracious reader, I have always been aware that there are several (hundred) tomes which I should have read already, but haven’t.  I’m almost entirely sure that most readers have the same problem.  1,047 more words