The Art of Tetman Callis

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Block Party

August 24th, 2013 · 2 Comments

Five dollars’ admission. All the neighbors (who can pay) are there. Canvas folding chairs (bring your own) line the curbside along green parkways. Dogs crap in those parkways. The new kids on the block are in attendance.  They are middle-aged and are me and my wife. We are shy but determined, frightened of people but […]

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Hang him by his nuts, see what he does

August 24th, 2013 · No Comments

“Man is the cruellest animal.  More than anything on earth he enjoys tragedies, bullfights, and crucifixions; and when he invented Hell for himself, behold, it was his heaven on earth.” – Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra (trans. Hollingdale) Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinemailPrint

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