Franz Kafka's "The Metamorphosis" The Walrus & The Carpenter. (from Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There, 1872) The sun was shining on the sea, Shining with all his might: He did his very best to make The billows smooth and bright-- And this was odd, because it was The middle of the night.
One of my all-time, all-time favorites! - maybe because it reflects my passion & interest for a little bit of everything! – blakelylaw
The moon was shining sulkily, Because she thought the sun Had got no business to be there After the day was done-- "It's very rude of him," she said, "To come and spoil the fun!
" The sea was wet as wet could be, The sands were dry as dry. Jabberwocky. 'Twas brillig, and the slithy toves Did gyre and gimble in the wabe: All mimsy were the borogoves, And the mome raths outgrabe.
"Beware the Jabberwock, my son! The jaws that bite, the claws that catch! The Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory & Criticism. Puzzling People.
"The Labyrinth of the Psychopath" – blakelylaw
Blog by the author. Most important book I've read since my awakening. – pelle