Nomocanon of Mephistopheles, Part 3

Now this new liberalism, this new blood-libel is harsher, and harder to escape than bigotry. Slavs shall never be respected---but we don’t actually…


Nomocanon of Mephistopheles, Part 2

Therefore you do not read Gogol as a man who allowed himself to love whom he desired and hate who he hated but only as a mere satirist against…


Nomocanon of Mephistopheles, Part 1

Above and below Aeropagitica, centuries lagging. To sons of Thrace, Illyria, and Dalmatia, Dacia, From Moesia, may we be eternally condemned To…


The Guest from Afar

A guest has arrived at the old village. Passing through the silent alleyways in silence, interrupted by the barking dogs, illuminated by the inner…