Category Archives: Fiction

Kalev’s Anti-Blog: Comments on Herbert’s ‘Front Page Teaser’

O my goddess, I say to myself, what if I don’t like Rosemary Herbert’s new novel, Front Page Teaser? Well, I am rather well known for my vicious rhetoric when I don’t like something; however, it is a problem here … Continue reading

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Kalev’s Anti-Blog: On the Introduction of Farabi’s Commentary on Plato’s Laws

The greatest of the Arab philosophers of Medieval times, Alfarabi, wrote a commentary on Plato’s Laws and he wrote a special introduction explaining Plato’s method of writing, which requires the reader to read in a special way. If we read … Continue reading

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Anti-Blog A Short Story: Flowers for Yasmin

By Kalev Pehme     Dominique de Baumont hesitated before she sat down at the cafe table with her friends. She remembered what she had just told her professor: “I am very superficial, and I know it.” She had said … Continue reading

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Anti-Blog A Short Story: The Best Sex Ever

By Kalev Pehme Camille was a woman or hundreds of sexual escapades. An exotic blend of East European filtered through an Argentine combination of Spanish, Italian, and English, Camille’s figure at twenty-seven was at its matured peak. Curvy, deliciously busted, … Continue reading

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Anti-Blog Another Short Story: A Duet with Wilhelmina

By Kalev Pehme Just as every landscape has its own character, so do cities have their own music. Chicago is big and brassy. Manhattan is jazz piano and sax. Tonight it is all piano. I am walking down Fifth Avenue … Continue reading

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Anti-Blog Short Story: Wendy

By Kalev Pehme Wendy’s office was just above the Paris movie theatre overlooking the Pulitzer Fountain and Sherman Square adjacent to the Plaza Hotel. Her desk was situated so that she had the view before her all day long. Her … Continue reading

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Anti-Blog Short Story: Adultery in Manhattan

By Kalev Pehme     As Welles relaxed with some Jack Daniels and peered down the great wall of Fifth Avenue from the sculpture garden on top of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, he suddenly felt his spirit drooping and … Continue reading

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