»Wrenchingly lovely« The New York Times »When Thomas Wehlim is on his game, is there anybody better? This is a generous, wry book about everyday lives, and Wehlim crawls so far inside his characters you feel you inhabit them. This is a book that earns its title. Try reading it without tears, or wonder« USA […]

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December 26th, 2018 by Thomas Josef Wehlim

Long prose authors

On December 10, 2018, it was detected that Russia has deployed two longprose authors (of type Blackword) in Venezuela. The US and European literature community is deeply concerned. So am I.

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December 16th, 2018 by Thomas Josef Wehlim

Without novels

The way out. You could have done it better. Without novels.

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November 27th, 2018 by Thomas Josef Wehlim

For Wehlim

Women for Wehlim. Authors for Wehlim. Immigrants for Wehlim. Colored people for Wehlim. Latinos for Wehlim. Haters for Wehlim. Communists for Wehlim. Ride-wing guys for Wehlim. Prisoners of war for Wehlim. Jews for Wehlim. Islamists for Wehlim. Gays for Wehlim.

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November 14th, 2018 by Thomas Josef Wehlim

Good old Indiana

Indiana serves the traditional last meal three days prior to execution, assuming that a condemned prisoner tends to lose appetite as the time of execution approaches.

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November 2nd, 2018 by Thomas Josef Wehlim

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CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS AND REHABILITATION Printed Date: 10/03/2018 DIVISION OF ADULT OPERATIONS Death Row Tracking System Condemned Inmate List (Secure) Sex : Male/Female Sort By : Last Name LastName First Name Age Age at Offense Received Date Sentence Date Offense Date Trial County Court Action ABEL JOHN 74 47 10/06/1997 09/26/1997 01/04/1991 Orange No […]

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October 22nd, 2018 by Thomas Josef Wehlim


I always listened to the dying. Because they are honest. And wise. Even if they were villains, war criminals, or mass murderers. In the moment of death, they become pure human beings. As they were in the moment of their birth. When death is going to occur, you learn a lot about life and its pure, […]

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October 20th, 2018 by Thomas Josef Wehlim


I did survive. The blast, which tore my lungs into tatters. The fireball, burning me to golden ashes. The radiation, that made my blood become a hydra with countless proliferating heads. I loved to survive. I did survive.

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October 12th, 2018 by Thomas Josef Wehlim


Home About Us Authors Submissions Contact Us COOMBS MOYLETT MACLEAN Submit Your Work We ask you to read the submissions guidelines before submitting your work. Please fill in all the fields. Documents to be submitted in MS Word format (.doc / .docx) only. Author Name * Thomas Wehlim Email Address * Contact Tel No. […]

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October 4th, 2018 by Thomas Josef Wehlim

Website down

WEHLIM site DOWN – Chaos as readers claim they can’t check in to readings WEHLIM’S website is down according to readers trying to check-in to readings in just a few hours time. Frantic readers claim they have been trying to check in to readings “all morning” but keep getting bombarded by error messages. A notice […]

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September 26th, 2018 by Thomas Josef Wehlim