But now shrinks the place where you stand: Where now, stripped by shade, will you go? — Paul Celan

Posts from the ‘Literature’ category

Dust in Love

Sexuality is the fire; love and eroticism are the two flames emanating from that fire. This is the theme of Octavio Paz’s last book The Double…

Platero

Love and Time

More time is not more eternity. — Juan Ramón Jiménez What if someone or something exists only for a very short interval of time? Would you…

Kafka’s Computer

Franz Kafka was a nice man. As a bureaucrat working for an insurance company he developed safety measures that helped avoid many industrial accidents. But as…