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The Art of visual words and discovery


Art is ability to see

The main art is thinking, imagination and discovery, after that everything else and whatever happens is rendering and processing to make a discovery or understanding visible to others. 1,052 more words

A malicious, ironic smile

“Someone died every night. He ‘told’ me about it by pointing once to a bed that was empty. Another time he showed me a patient, a jolly man who walked about a lot, enjoyed eating and had a tube in his throat. 69 more words

‘The Metamorphosis’ by Franz Kafka, translated by Susan Bernofsky

This is perhaps stretching the bounds of what counts as a short story, but I have such a clear memory of reading ‘The Metamorphosis’ as a teen. 85 more words

Anna Metcalfe

The Adventure of the Purple Fingers

One morning, when Locked Girl woke from troubled dreams, she found herself transformed in her bed into a horrible vermin.

I’m kidding. Not about the ‘troubled dreams’ part, that’s true enough, it involved a lot of clothes hangers and sharks, as I recall.  491 more words

Party Going with Henry: Part One

Henry Green remains the most elusive and neglected of modernist writers, even though he was among the top rank of prose stylists in English in the 20th century. 672 more words


Reading "Before the Law"

Franz Kafka, famous for his haunting and depressing style of writing was one of the most outstanding writers of the 20th century. All of his stories revolve around the motif of a protagonist who is isolated from the society and is suppressed by authorities. 988 more words

Before The Law

Franz Kafka - Dava

Franz Kafka, 1883 – 1924 yılları arasında yaşamış bu kısa ömre bir çok eser sığdırmış bir yazar. 20. yy’ın önemli yazarları arasında yer alan Kafka’nın bu eserlerinin çoğunluğu ölümünden sonra yayınlanmıştır. 931 more words