An Essay on Kafka for Berfrois

Today, an essay I wrote on Kafka was published by Berfrois (an outstanding and popular online zine based in London, England). Here’s a snippet: Franz Kafka loved to stay on the move. He traveled and kept a travel diary. From his travel diaries, we also learn that Kafka went to spas; he liked to exercise […]

On Failure and Happiness: Kafka, 1921

We have all experienced some degree of failure in our lives. But most of us would rather not reflect on it as it will most likely cause depression and self-loathing. On the other hand, when writers reflect on failure they can, somehow, find a way to make the reflection meaningful. In a well known letter […]