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How Dog Piss Taught Me To Finally Understand Beauty

Toward a new philosophy of aesthetics

No one needs to be told that this image is beautiful. Or do they? ©Frantzou Fleurine

What is beauty? Why are we so obsessed with it? Is it a concept that can even be defined? Or at least explicated in a manner that makes sense to everyone?

And what does this have to do with dog piss? More than you might think. But I’ll get to that.

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From haiku to hefty memoirs - poems, stories and essays that break through the bullshit. Looking for pieces that go far beyond cliché to uncover a new realm of possibilities. Other Doors features writing that leaves the reader with genuine congenital reactions.

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Nicholas Petrone

Nicholas Petrone

Born Again Transcendentalist. Writing about life, death and everything in between. Editor of Other Doors. haroldpstinard@gmail.com

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