My Journey to Stoicism (Part IV)

My journey to Stoicism started during the COVID-19 pandemic. In part IV of my journey to understanding Stoicism, I talk about how Stoicism led me to studying Jungian Psychology and what Stoicism means to me.

My Journey to Stoicism (Part III)

My journey to Stoicism started during the COVID-19 pandemic. In part III of my journey to understanding Stoicism, I talk about the pre-stoics, Socrates and Plato.

Seneca: The Sage and The Shadow

I have once again been inspired by one of the Walled Garden meet-ups and had some thoughts regarding Simon Drew’s Ode to Seneca from June 30th, 2022. Is Seneca a Sage? How can we make sense of the life of an artist and the wisdom of their work?

My Journey to Stoicism (Part II)

My journey to Stoicism started during the COVID-19 pandemic. In part II of my journey to understanding Stoicism, I talk about my understanding of Stoic Virtue.

My Journey to Stoicism (Part I)

My journey to Stoicism started during the COVID-19 pandemic. Like a lot of people, I was trying to cope with the stress of the pandemic, socially isolating, and transitioning to working from home. On top of that, I had just become a new father.

On the Sacred

ON THE SACRED DAVID ALEXANDER After Sharon LeBell’s Walled Garden meet up on 6/9/22 ‘On the Necessity of Holiness’ it has me thinking about the ideas “what is Sacred” or “what is Holy?” In my readings on Jungian psychology, the idea of the Sacred, or Sacred spaces, has come up a few times. I am particularly influenced […]