Enrollment Starts Today for How to Live Like Socrates (Live from Athens)

Enrollment begins today for the new version of How to Live Like Socrates, my four-week long e-learning course taking a deep dive into the life and philosophy of Socrates.  This time, though, it will be live from Athens, the home of Socrates! To reward followers of my blog, I’ve created a special link that will… Continue reading Enrollment Starts Today for How to Live Like Socrates (Live from Athens)

Athens: The Sophists, Socrates, and the Stoics at the Lyceum

Today I visited the ruins of the Lyceum palaestra, or wrestling school, in Athens.  Pomegranate trees grow around the edge of the archeological site and there were butterflies.  (These are some of my photos of the site.)  The Lyceum was named after Apollo Lyceus, Apollo “the wolf-god”, to whom the whole area was dedicated.  He… Continue reading Athens: The Sophists, Socrates, and the Stoics at the Lyceum

Free Mini-Course on Socrates

I designed my Crash Course on Socrates to be a fairly concise introduction to his life and philosophy.  It only takes about fifteen minutes to complete. You’ll learn the basics and hopefully a few things even students of philosophy and the classics might not have heard before.  My goal was to make sure there’s something… Continue reading Free Mini-Course on Socrates

Socrates versus Roger Stone

NB: This articles a rough draft.  I’m still working on it but I wanted to put it out there on my blog anyway. 😉 This is an article about Greek philosophy and contemporary US politics. Recently, I’ve started looking more closely at the views expressed by certain political figures and comparing them with the ethical… Continue reading Socrates versus Roger Stone

Complete List of my Free Stoicism Courses and Downloads

I’ve added loads of free courses and downloads to my e-learning site.  You’re welcome to check out all of them. Here’s a quick roundup: Crash Course on Socrates, my fifteen minute introduction to the life and philosophy of Socrates Crash Course in Stoicism, my ten minute introduction to Stoic philosophy Stoic Therapy Toolkit, downloadable PDF… Continue reading Complete List of my Free Stoicism Courses and Downloads