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marcus aurelius

Higher Needs

1954, a book was published that changed the landscape. It pushed psychology into the mainstream, into conversations that happen from middle school through middle age and beyond. It draws from sociology, physiology, and philosophy

This is The Way

“And now, the end is near And so I face, the final curtain.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qQzdAsjWGPg Frank Sinatra croons at the start of “My Way”. An anthem to overcoming the odds, to facing the adversity that is

Thanksgiving

For all our Canadian friends, Happy Thanksgiving. For EVERYONE, take a page from our Northern friends: Be polite.Be grateful. I say please and thank you and sir and ma'am because that was how I was raised and reinforced through

Don’t Give a F*CK!

“The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*CK” by Mark Manson embodies Stoicism for 2020. With more F bombs than Marcus Aurelius used, because 2020 deserves all the F bombs in the arsenal. By not caring too much, you can work towards

Make Way

I have a friend, Tommy the Firefighter. We have been friends since we were eighteen years old and have seen each other grow into leaders. A few years back Tommy and I were talking about problem solving, and he told me about a