Death is nothing at all…

In Death Wish, I touch on a sermon by Henry Scott Holland, Regius Professor of Divinity at the University of Oxford and a canon of Christ Church, entitled ‘The King of Terrors’. He delivered the sermon at St Paul’s Cathedral in 1910, in the wake of the death of King Edward VII. Little did he know then just how comforting

Write with blood

In his 19th-century book Thus Spoke Zarathustra, German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche wrote: Of all that is written I love only what a man has written with his blood. Write with blood, and you will experience that blood is spirit. For many years, I did not write in blood. I wrote what I was paid to write for