An aphorist asks “what do we know?” and expresses it succinctly; an epigrammatist asks “what is amusing about the world?” and expresses it wittily; a maximist says “this is what *I* know, what I think, or what I intend to do” and expresses it almost with “f*ck you”.

— Asher's Maxim 273

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Asher Black is a former literary and review editor who writes, thinks, reads, listens, and is interested in the interior darkness of the soul.

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