Nietzsche - The flame of eternity: as deep as it gets

In this wonderful article “Nietzsche: The Lightning Fire” Tamsin Shaw reviews "The Flame of Eternity: An Interpretation of Neitzsche’s Thought” by Krzystof Michalski. It is a powerful analysis of Nietzsche as the poet-philosopher who brilliantly understood the power of emotions in revealing ultimate truths. It takes a look at some of the apocalyptic themes in Nietzsche, art and religion and how the juxtaposition of polarising ideas has been used to lead to profound insights into reality.

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The late, great, Friedrich Nietzsche wrote: "I know my lot. Some day my name will be linked to the memory of something monstrous, of a crisis as yet unprecedented on earth"