The allure of eclecticism

I published an article a while back in which I lightheartedly (at least, that was the aim) wrote that Stoicism was a little much for me, a little too serious, so I considered being an Epicurean on weekends. I meant to highlight some problems that I personally saw with Stoicism and some positive aspects of Epicureanism.…

Stoicism for crises

It has been an eventful, challenging past few months. I have been wondering for a while how Stoicism would help me deal with an actual crisis--but to be honest, I fell short of wishing for a crisis to come so that I could be tested. I’m soft, and it’s the holiday season. Needless to say,…