Three Books To Help You Build A Better Life In The New Year

Today is the first day of the last month of the year.  Christmas is nearly upon us and New Year's is following close on its heels.  It's a busy month and often an emotional one.  We're getting ready to take a much needed break, preparing to spend time with our families, and as we set... Continue Reading →

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Review: Meditations by Marcus Aurelius

Meditations is a collection of twelve books of the personal writings of Roman Emperor, Marcus Aurelius.  Aurelius was a practitioner of Stoic philosophy and Meditations is the result of analysis of Stoic philosophy and the application of it to his life. Don't despair, the book isn't nearly as long, boring, or complicated to read as... Continue Reading →

Review: Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse

Siddhartha is a short novel written in 1922 by Nobel laureate Hermann Hesse.  Many people agree that Siddhartha is one of those books that people should read in their lifetime.  It's a spiritual or philosophical story of a man's journey of self discovery set in the time of Gautama Buddha.  Interestingly, the name Siddhartha is... Continue Reading →

Review: The Screwtape Letters by CS Lewis

The Screwtape Letters by C S Lewis, published in 1942, was a very enjoyable read that I've thought a lot about since I finished it at the end of February. GoodReads Blurb: A masterpiece of satire, this classic has entertained and enlightened readers the world over with its sly and ironic portrayal of human life... Continue Reading →

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