(What HP Lovecraft can and can’t teach us about the human condition)

I don’t know about you, but to me it can feel like we’re living in the end times.

Whichever side of the political spectrum we’re on, wherever we get our news, the forecast is bad-to-worse.

Right now we are facing a bit of a perfect storm of macro and micro existential challenges. Individual lives are thrown into uncertainty, while nations are facing their own identity crises, while we face species level near and far threats in Covid-19 and the spectre of…