This is a sentence-by-sentence translation of the short story 狂人日記 (Diary of a Madman) by 鲁迅 (Lu Xun). The translation here aims to be fairly literal at the expense of sounding idiomatic in English.
- The Complete Fiction of Lu Xun (Penguin Classics)
- Lu Xun ‘A Madman’s Diary’ translation (marxists.org)
- Simplified Chinese text of 狂人日记 (xys.org)