ANTONIS KATSOURIS

PAINLESS POINTILLISM


At the suburbs of Thebes, I met my Conceptual Father.
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Clandestine practices and other room rituals of an Agoraphobic-in-Revolt.
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Try the Proletarian Desire with your clothes on.
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As the sun rises over Obediencia…
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From a distance, Vila Violence was perfectly visible.
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Your Lyrical Laceration, your charms, your air…
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Systemic Splendour: a rather melodramatic synonym for success.
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Grow your own Ennui Noir.
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The contemporary aesthetics of Atelier Abuse.
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Capitalist Fairy’s favorite motto: We can pay for the coffee so we have the dawn.
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In my Digital Dreams all doors are closed.
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The Arrogance Academy is shining under the spring light, freshly painted ego-white.
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Someone strongly circles the words Coded Conflict.
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Guiltless magic, with the essence of Enforced Normality.
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Meet me at the Lower Eden.
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Dear reader, we are trained to not confuse art with the Bourgeois Nightmare.
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Avoid eye-contact with the Scattered Signified.
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Driving to model houses on the hills of Privileged Porn.
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Provide a separate place for petting Nervosa Negativa.
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Autobody loves to cancel pathos.
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From this state of paradox the Punishment Plethora has bloomed.

Welcoming the New Nothing.
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Resistance Reverie: a glamorous and especially virtuous activity…
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Systole and diastole of Patriarchy Parody.
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Advanced Roleplaying is not everyone’s cup of herbal tea.
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Banality Bureau’s comforting message: Repeat after me, repeat after me.
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Hatewave brings yellow weather and some aura from Hell.
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She loved the menu at Decadence Deja-Vu.
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Survival Set sample.
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In this Identity Parade, where everyone is performing a prayer… “Please tell me, how do I look?”
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Did I mention the Throne Room at the Hotel Humiliation?
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Exit Text. There is a book with this title, too…
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Are weekends becoming too expensive at Safety Simulator?
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Rejection Letter: the smart way to move through the world.
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The Twilight Trauma and the new theory of colour.
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Readymade Revolution. Available in S, M, L and XL.
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The Official Forcefeeder promised me more forbidden food.
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Dear Dead Muse,
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The Nausea Narration has something for every taste.
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It’s screen-time again and my Shark-Eyes can’t hide their hunger…
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Various Dooms updated.
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“In an era of Political Maximalism, politics invades all phenomena.”*
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As the sun sets over Ruinette…
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Never underestimate the obsession of the Hyper-Rich for funereal flowers.


*from “The Neutral” by Roland Barthes


words-links: “patriarchy” from the poster or graffiti “Death to Capitalism/Death to patriarchy.”



Antonis Katsouris is a writer, and the editor of the reading series “The Closet.”

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