On Divinity and the Spiritual Path with Dr. Mark Vernon

DR. MARK VERNON ON DIVINITY & THE SPIRITUAL PATH GUEST: DR. MARK VERNON Dr. Mark Vernon is a psychotherapist and writer, with an interest in ancient philosophy, and a focus on the skills and insights that illuminate our inner lives. His books cover subjects from friendship and belief, to wellbeing and love. His most recent […]

On the Spiritual Path with Dr. Bruce Tallman

DR. BRUCE TALLMAN ON THE SPIRITUAL PATH GUEST: DR. BRUCE TALLMAN Since 2002 Dr. Bruce Tallman has been a full-time spiritual director and marriage coach in private practice. He is passionate about his mission, which is to help people grow in wisdom and love. In spiritual direction, he has worked with laity and clergy from […]

Pre-Ukrainian Invasion Discussion with Prof. Joseph Siracusa

DR. JOSEPH SIRACUSA OUR FIRST IN-PERSON DISCUSSION GUEST: DR. JOSEPH SIRACUSA This is conversation that I had with Professor Joseph Siracusa in Melbourne, Australia, on the 17th of March, 2022, just before the Ukrainian invasion. We discussed the Ukraine-Russia tensions, international diplomacy, history, theology, philosophy, and many other topics. Note that the audio for this […]

Stoicism Masterclass

STOICISM MASTERCLASS With Kai Whiting and Leonidas Konstantakos The following videos form a nine-part series of live masterclasses with Kai Whiting and Leonidas Konstantakos on the foundational elements of the Stoic philosophy.  About Leonidas Konstantakos: Leonidas Konstantakos is a PhD candidate working on Stoicism and International Relations, especially Stoic just war theory. He, along with […]

Chris Fisher | Advancing Your Study Of Stoicism

CHRIS FISHER ADVANCING YOUR STUDY OF STOICISMhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EX12UAD7fiU GUEST: PETER SAMIS Chris Fisher was first introduced to Stoic tenets while serving in the U.S. Marine Corps. He also spent twenty years working in Silicon Valley, California, as a computer hardware specialist, software engineer, sales executive, and regional manager for a large software company. In 2004, Chris […]

Sharon Lebell Interviews Simon Drew About The Poet & The Sage

SHARON & SIMON THE POET & THE SAGEhttps://youtu.be/i-savFs5MlU In this episode, Simon is interviewed by Sharon Lebell about his newly published book, The Poet & The Sage.  About The Poet & The Sage: The Poet & The Sage is an esoteric work of deep symbolism and archetypal metaphor. Delivered through the time-tested language of poetry […]

What We’ve Learned So Far

In this conversation between Walled Garden contributors and members, we discuss what we’ve learned throughout the past few weeks of inspiration sessions, and together we set the tone for future interactions and aims within the community.  Use the links below to register for our upcoming meetups in December. Social Media Strategy Meetup: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAqc-6rpjstGdNk2p8-jOXvSA3DgG76–Sd The Poet & […]

1. Who Was Seneca and Why Should We Study Him?

INTRODUCTION: WHO WAS SENECA? In this new podcast series by Simon Drew, explore from start to finish the writings of Lucius Annaeus Seneca, the famed Roman playwright, orator, royal advisor, and philosopher. In this episode, Simon explores some of the main reasons why we should study the works of Seneca in our modern age, and […]