Hesse and Manson
- Don't go out and buy "Steppenwolf" thinking that it contains "The
That prophesy, if you will, was in Hesse's book "Glimpse into
Chaos." Sorry for the mix up.
I believe Hesse was into Steiner. He is among my favorite authors.
His philosophy has a existential element(typical German)that's
disturbing yet thought provoking. I'd like to clarify this dark
aspect of his philosophy some time in the future, when I'm not so
darn busy with writing papers and studying for school finals. His
solution to "living life to the fullest" wasn't that different from
Charles Manson's solution.
Read "Steppenwolf" over the Thanksgiving weekend and you'll be
shocked to discover what that solution is. It's unbelievable.