An Archaeology of First Principles [Flash Fiction]

  for Giorgio de Chirico These are the abbreviated facts about what he thinks about metaphysical thinking without getting into an explication of metaphysics, or so I think he should want to say about what he says, but do say so myself about him and what he thinks has thought will continue to think I … Continue reading An Archaeology of First Principles [Flash Fiction]


[h] Superlatives [A Short Story]

The coldest winter? The snowiest winter . . . polar vortices . . . superlatives were abundantly overflowing this winter. Cold winters in New York are not unusual; mild ones are not anomalies either. One winter colder than another is unavoidable; but we do get ourselves worked up over the superlative degree: yes, the coldest, … Continue reading [h] Superlatives [A Short Story]