Emile Benoit is an accomplished writer and philosopher living in California who one reviewer states "writes with the brilliance of Nietzsche." He holds both B.A. and M.A. degrees in philosophy from San Diego State University. His most acclaimed book is the iconoclastic "Essays and Aphorisms on the Higher Man" which was published in 2010. He is also the author of the full length comedic play "A Midsummer Night's Hangover" and the one act, "Heaven."