The Art of Tetman Callis

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Peace

August 30th, 2013 · No Comments

I’m Kelly.  It’s an Irish name. I’m black Irish.  I’m not from here.  I’m from farther south, from that part of town where five people were shot in front of the church last night.  On the steps of the church, they were just standing there.  Not hurting anyone. You don’t have a gun, do you? […]

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Tags: Oniontown · Poems · Words

Just another beast of burden

August 30th, 2013 · No Comments

“‘Thou shalt obey someone and for a long time: otherwise thou shalt perish and lose all respect for thyself’—this seems to me to be nature’s imperative, which is, to be sure, neither ‘categorical’ as old Kant demanded it should be (hence the ‘otherwise’—), nor addressed to the individual (what do individuals matter to nature!), but […]

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Tags: Friedrich Nietzsche · Lit & Crit