Dany Laferrier, The Enigma of the Return

Dany Laferrier’s the enigma of the return is a novel that is intimate and captivating mainly because of the emotions that are clearly projected everywhere in the novel. First of all it is very difficult to not make out the mixture of poetic and prose structures consistent in the novel. The poetic structure dominates theContinue reading “Dany Laferrier, The Enigma of the Return”

Les Mouches – The Flies, Jean Paul Sartre

Why you need to read this play.. The ideology of existentialism presents the notion of finding the meaning of life through free will, choice, and personal responsibility. It has a slight penchant towards atheism since this same concept also alludes to being self reliant and independent ( not relying on external sources, a higher being etc)Continue reading “Les Mouches – The Flies, Jean Paul Sartre”

The Grasshopper and the Ant – La Fontaine

The Grasshopper having sung all summer found herself ill provided for when winter came. Not even a scrap of fly or worm. She went and told her neighbor the ant, begging her for a loan of a few grains to survive until the new season. “I’ll pay you back”, she said, ‘before August, animal’s honour,Continue reading “The Grasshopper and the Ant – La Fontaine”