Omnicide II, 203–207


Nephomania (Clouds)


The Nephomaniac lays claim to its own partial share in a philosophy of misanthropy, like those great schizophrenic painters throughout history whose growing obsession with clouds always ran in parallel with an increased distaste for drawing the human form, or those ancient philosophers who were satirically alleged to have advocated worshipping clouds rather than anthropomorphic deities (and were later killed by the masses).…