Between stimulus and response there is space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom – Viktor Frankl
The worst Stoic ever – On why I am undoubtedly the worst practitioner of Stoicism since (but not including) Nero.
On Death – My take on the death obsessed stoic
Anonymity and the power of celebrity – Great snippet from the Daily Stoic/Stoic Emperor interview.
Christmas letter from Iwo Jima – What sort of legacy will I leave behind when I die?
The Gadsden Flag– The founding fathers were really into stoicism.
Nature – Stoic logic in 12 rules for life by Jordan Peterson
Prussian Traits – Some Prussian/stoic crossover
You dropped your rock – A Zen parable
Why I can’t have nice things – A lesson in negative visualization. (or rather the lack thereof)
Making a case for the commute – A practical proving ground for your stoic tendencies
Regrets… – ‘I’ve had a few…’
‘Despite all my rage…’ – How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it’
Arbor Mortis – In which Jo is almost killed by a rapidly descending conifer (which would have sucked)