Category: THOUGHTS

  • Cultivating the Sprouts of Virtue

    Last Saturday (Nov. 11) I gave a talk at Stoicon-X Los Angeles on “How Confucianism Can Help Us Practice Stoicism.” I got a lot out of the preperatory reading and reflection leading up to the event. I wanted to share the preliminary results of this project with everyone here (with a bit more detail than…

  • Nine Crucial Words (from Massimo Pigliucci)

    Hello I wanted to share a few blog entries from Massimo Pigliucci’s site How to Be a Stoic. He stopped contributing to it about a year ago, but the site still has years-worth of helpful entries as Massimo tracked his “personal journey into modern practical Stoicism.” The following blog entries try to elaborate on the…