Category Archives: Anarchist World

The Hearts of Kings D

The Duke grabbed the heavy angular frame and raised it onto the easel. As he stepped back the old man tapped on the copper plate with his finger and proclaimed: “Here for all to see is the Heart of Henry … Continue reading

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The Hearts of Kings C

The Duke suddenly had the solid conviction that he was dealing with a lunatic. Yet there could not be any danger to him. Hadn’t he proven in Algiers that he feared no danger? Yet even though it was pointless he … Continue reading

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The Hearts of Kings B

The Duke, like almost all members of the royal house, was completely dependent on his companion. But he was not stupid enough to not be aware of it. He hated this dependence and this companion, whom he could not do … Continue reading

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The Hearts of Kings- A

by Hanns Heinz Ewers Translation by Joe Bandel Copyright Joe Bandel The Hearts of Kings Ragusa, May 1907 As September 1841 came to an end Duke Ferdinand of Orlèans returned back to his Paris hotel after a trip in the … Continue reading

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Poe-H

The poet was alone in his exaggerated dreams. He was beautiful, loved beautiful things and needed to surround himself with beauty. He created glorious beauty in his dreams that were real to him. The expensive country house in Landors or … Continue reading

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Poe-G

What was Edgar Allen Poe like? There are people that give out a strange magic. Under their spell you have to believe in their personality. There is something that pushes back and makes you notice. No one knows what but … Continue reading

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Poe-F

The Pit and the Pendulum I slowly walk for a long time through the park at Alhambra under the ancient Elms that Wellington planted. On all sides I hear the babble and rustle of flowing water mixed with the sweet … Continue reading

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