Songs of Zarathustra: First Draft


About eight months ago, even before I published The Upland Farm as the fourth volume in my series on the art of living, I started to read Nietzsche's books for a third time, writing poems for Songs of Zarathustra as I worked my way chronologically from The Birth of Tragedy through Ecce Homo. Last weekend, I completed work on the first draft of this poetry cycle on Nietzsche's philosophy of life, which I plan to publish in early 2018. Before then, I'll read his letters and notebooks (including the ever-controversial collection called "The Will to Power") as well as some of the vast literature on Nietzsche's life and thought, such as:

I'll post again when Songs of Zarathustra is done and published!


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