The Art of Tetman Callis

Some of the stories and poems may be inappropriate for persons under 16

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Animals!

June 27th, 2011 · No Comments

“Animals! the object of insatiable interest, examples of the riddle of life, created, as it were, to reveal the human being to man himself, displaying his richness and complexity in a thousand kaleidoscopic possibilities, each of them brought to some curious end, to some characteristic exuberance.” — Bruno Schulz, The Street of Crocodiles (trans. Wieniewska) […]

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No disrespect intended

June 27th, 2011 · No Comments

“If, forgetting the respect due to the Creator, I were to attempt a criticism of creation, I would say, ‘Less matter, more form!’  Ah, what relief it would be for the world to lose some of its contents.” — Bruno Schulz, The Street of Crocodiles (trans. Wieniewska) Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinemailPrint

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No recourse

June 27th, 2011 · No Comments

“The power of destiny is incomprehensible. Its power on all beings cannot be averted.” — Valmiki Ramayana, Ayodhyakanda Sarga 22 Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinemailPrint

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