Kafka stories, books, poems, and more

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I am a time traveler who travels back into the past to meet famous historical figures. However, I don't help them become famous; instead, I visit them right before they're about to die and inform them of their future legacy. Read More

Reads: 45

Shelves: 1

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A short story somewhat like Kafka's absurdist stories Read More
Ms. Lemur rejects all Jack's calls for reason and settlement. Amanda makes the suggestion that might be the only thing that will keep her brother out of 'the Yard.' Read More
The Spider's apprentice makes a court appearance and thickens the web around the slumping Fly. Jack realizes that he has a major rescue to implement or his brother-in-law is 'for it'. Read More
Why would anyone still read a story? What's the benefit of it in this world that's too fragmented, too ignorant? Read More

Reads: 93

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This a surreal travelling story with very little explained. This is a character I have used before although I'm not sure if this is the first chapter of a novel or not. The focus is primarily on the workings of the mind. Read More

Reads: 250

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

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A story of Arlene and her depressing life with the wasps. Comments/reads/criticism appreciated. Read More
This is an essay I wrote my first semester in college for an expository writing class, which I have not edited since, making this the original submitted version. I believe it is unique since all previous critiques I had seen of "In the Penal Colony" had written it off as… Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

August 11, 2010

Reads: 184

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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A song i wrote... Read More

Reads: 136

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Wrote this yesterday, not much too it. Read More

Reads: 145

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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I wrote this some time last year. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 24, 2010

Reads: 93

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Written about the same time as "Untitled Kafka 1" Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 22, 2010

Reads: 200

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A MAN AND THE GIRL UPSTAIRS Read More

Poem / Fantasy

August 14, 2009

Reads: 295

Comments: 12

Shelves: 1

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It is basically a (Franz) Kafka experience, influenced by "The Trail". Quite delusional.. Read More
The Character K wakes up one morning and finds that the whole world moves like clockwork. Read More

Reads: 527

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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A stop at a red light becomes an existential experience. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 14, 2007

Reads: 186

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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'In overdrive, I long for love and feelings, no other lie, because baby I've tried' Read More

Reads: 197

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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An angry, but humorous, piece dedicated to the classic writer Franz Kafka. A short, poetic expression of my feelings after reading his work "The Metamorphosis" and related essays. Read More

Tags: death, humor, poetry, kafka

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