The Notesbooks of Malte Laurids Brigge by Rainer Marie Rilke

An Aged Quill Recording: The Notebooks of Malte Laurids Brigge (an excerpt) is now available for streaming. This is an excerpt from The Notebook of Malte Laurids Brigge by Rainer Maria Rilke (1910). Translated from German by William Needham. Narrated by Joseph Voelbel. This was Rilke’s only novel, it was written in a water closetContinue reading “The Notesbooks of Malte Laurids Brigge by Rainer Marie Rilke”

The Secret Miracle by Jorge Luis Borges

An Aged Quill Recording: The Secret Miracle by Jorge Luis Borges is now available for streaming. The Secret Miracle is based on the notion that God can do anything, and grants a last wish of a man facing a firing squad to have enough time to finish composing his magnum opus. “Upon a courtyard flagContinue reading “The Secret Miracle by Jorge Luis Borges”