Posts Tagged: kafka

the nocturnal applicant

excerpt from the Castle, the Eighteenth Chapter

the nocturnal applicant

excerpt from the Castle, the Eighteenth Chapter

Land-Surveyor

painting by Michael Johnson, 2017

Land-Surveyor

painting by Michael Johnson, 2017

K. refuses examination

Kafka, excerpt from The Castle, end of the Ninth chapter

K. refuses examination

Kafka, excerpt from The Castle, end of the Ninth chapter

David Foster Wallace on Kafka

“the horrific struggle to establish a human self results in a self whose humanity is inseparable from that horrific struggle. That our endless and impossible journey toward home is in fact our home.” – David Foster Wallace, Some Remarks on Kafka’s

David Foster Wallace on Kafka

“the horrific struggle to establish a human self results in a self whose humanity is inseparable from that horrific struggle. That our endless and impossible journey toward home is in fact our home.” – David Foster Wallace, Some Remarks on Kafka’s

Kafka – The Zürau Aphorisms

43. The dogs are still playing in the yard, but the quarry will not escape them, never mind how fast it is running through the forest already. 50. A man cannot live without a steady faith in something indestructible within

Kafka – The Zürau Aphorisms

43. The dogs are still playing in the yard, but the quarry will not escape them, never mind how fast it is running through the forest already. 50. A man cannot live without a steady faith in something indestructible within