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The Absurdity of Life

There can be little doubt that the character of human life is one of unreasonableness, nay, of absurdity. This absurdity finds its root in the fundamental nature of things, in the destructiveness of time, the vanity of all our efforts, and finally the annihilation of the individual. 447 more words

Philosophy

"Sisyphus" - (Short Film Review)

By Andrew Buckner
Rating: ****1/2 out of *****.

“Sisyphus”(2016), the fourteen minute and thirty-three second debut short from director David Graziano, is an incredibly clever and strikingly original modernization of Albert Camus’ 119 page philosophical essay on the pointless quest for understanding, … 790 more words

Andrew Buckner

Playdead's INSIDE, An Analysis (Full Spoilers)

The story of INSIDE is about control and conformity, The game starts as a boy being completely oppressed by the world around him, coldly being strangled or shot on sight. 827 more words

my sisyphus 

Other days I write what I know. But today I am trying to write about what I want to know. And I want to know you. 335 more words

Thoughts

My Muse is a Bitch Sometimes

Hello everyone and welcome! :)

There are some of my friends and colleagues that remark something along the lines of, “Do you just not get writer’s block? 845 more words

Cerita Sebuah Lingkaran

Most everything you think you know about me is nothing more than memories. (Haruki Murakami – A Wild Sheep Chase)

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Ini adalah cerita sebuah lingkaran. 308 more words

Short Story

Screaming Into the Wind: Sisyphus and the Publication Cycle

Each attempted publication is met with a predictable series of emotions that remain exactly the same no matter how unlikely (The New Yorker) or how likely (brand spanking new startup magazine) I am to win editor approval and impending publication. 522 more words

Literary