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The Place, Part I, Chapter 3

For my introduction to this translation project, click here. All comments and criticism welcome! My timidity held me back, and instead of bursting into the room I rapped on the door with my knuckles. I heard a quick noise from the other side, as if someone moved a chair or stood up from one quickly. I […]

The Place, Part I, Chapter 2

For my introduction to this translation project, click here. All comments and criticism welcome! I soon found that as far as I could tell, the room was an exact copy of the last one. The same darkness, the same cold, the same size; the same bareness and silence. And when I found another door right across […]

The Place, Part I, Chapter 1

For my introduction to this translation project, click here. All comments and criticism welcome! In the total darkness, my eyes looked for something familiar and then closed again, failing to find the horizontal, parallel lines of light often cast by street lamps or the sun shining from behind the blades of my blinds. I couldn’t […]