poem: n; 57. In a society where lies are insispensible for the management of society the ability to comprehend a well-composed and inspired poem is a revolutionary act, and will be punished accordingly.

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from A Personal Dictionary

Discurse Low Tide Discurse Low Tide Contradiction Daybreak Total Domination Utopia The Prince Memento Mori Umbilicatorium I am not the end


an abrdiged version of
Hell is now online.

Words Learned at the Bottom of a Well; collage series @ A440Hz Gallery... and last Canadian show... January 11th, 2008

Peindicy is now available from Exile Editions

Bibliomania (some examples of what I read... and why)

excerpts from The Process and Interminables now online (manuscripts in progress)

Annotated Poem: poem from Peindicy and corresponding text from A Personal Dictionary

Oblivion (a calendar project and a catalogue of vanishing things)

a Synthesis can be found here



I am not the End 

 Memento Mori

 The Prince


A day comes when every leaf realizes that what it thirsts for is not to be found in trees the Negatextual Resource Centre


A Congregation of Last Moments

 Total Domination

 Dissociative Fugue

Les Villes Invisibles... Nuit Blanche 2015, Bruxelles... more info soon!

Les Essais ... essays of Montaigne in white chalk throughout France.

De la Solitude... Nuit Blanche 2014, Paris

A l'usage de ceux qui voient
, Diderot 2013, Langres

18-22 September, 2013. Langres, France.

Une Déclaration
textual installation for Rencontres Philosophiques 2012
(Langres, France) September 20-22, 2012

bouleversement is underway
Bouleversement: skecthes for the re-articulation of an incoherent city... has been suspended due to sublimation

The Tip of Fervor: radical surgery on a

continental scale (in remission)

 Discurse : The Trial by Franz Kafka (no date yet)

Poetry is Disaster 


Mike Schertzer 1997 - 2016