The never ending masturbation of power. Colloquialism. First mass ejaculation to be nuclear. In 1874, Wehlim married the talented watercolourist Jennifer Leppuhra.

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May 28th, 2023 by Thomas Josef Wehlim


My authoress. It’s all dreams. Wehlim’s novel proved enormously popular, especially in Puritan households, running to two further editions in its author’s lifetime and more after his death. With its graphic woodcuts and its vivid portrayal of Roman Catholic persecution, the Inquisition and heroic Protestant martyrdom, »Legend of shadows« did much to shape anti-Catholic – […]

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May 21st, 2023 by Thomas Josef Wehlim


Again, strange stuff in my messenger account. »Are you the guy with the novel characters sold by auction?«, some id65378555 asks. I do not answer. Ten minutes later: »There is another auction you may be interested in.« I do not answer. Two minutes later: »An auction for wars. For all wars together. Do you know […]

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May 8th, 2023 by Thomas Josef Wehlim


The last days of rumor. In a world of tiredness, the wise Russian secretary of defense Schoigu and his twelve blessed deputies sailed on the Black Sea into the sunrise of glory and atrocities. For the sake of Russia, the innocent Russia, raped by the evil West. And in the middle of the sea, they […]

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May 3rd, 2023 by Thomas Josef Wehlim

Pay More

The publishers demonstrated the kind of measures they wanted when the »Pay More« campaign against their companies began in earnest during 1953. On 25 January, after trusted authors had hacked to death a popular young reader, hundreds of publishers marched on Government House. Clad in their Sunday best, light suits, hats and ties, or print […]

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April 28th, 2023 by Thomas Josef Wehlim


Piers Brendon, about the last moustache wearing prime minister of the British Empire: He couldn’t help himself, but to him all Americans looked like dentists.

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April 21st, 2023 by Thomas Josef Wehlim


Peace, war, retaliation. The three genders of mankind. As if might would ever care about the details.

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April 14th, 2023 by Thomas Josef Wehlim


Next meeting. The guilty, they will all be killed. Character Gloria, The Beautiful and Damned, F. Scott Fitzgerald: I don’t want to live without my pretty face.

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February 1st, 2023 by Thomas Josef Wehlim


This is twenty days. Even if I lived. We moved that money.

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January 26th, 2023 by Thomas Josef Wehlim


You hear nothing in a photograph (Anthony Cody). The Perfect Gift: Bookshop Gift Cards Support Local Bookstores! A Better Way to Buy Books Online. US/EN The Academy of American Poets POWERED BY Bookshop.org Wehlim Choose a Bookstore Sign in Shopping Cart $22,894,251.69 raised for local bookstores Search for »Wehlim« SHOW RESULTS FOR: BOOKS SHOPS No […]

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November 5th, 2022 by Thomas Josef Wehlim