Letter 4. Don’t Fear Death

In this series of blog posts I attempt to translate the Moral letters to Lucilius by Seneca into modern English. Letter 4. Don’t Fear Death Achieve calmness by tackling your fear of death and desire for a longer life. Fear of the moment of death is pointless anyway as your existence leaves you constantly. It isn’t as though all your whole life disappears Read More …

10 Amazing Maxims For A Focused, Conscious Life

You cannot correct that which you do not know you’re doing incorrectly. You must catch your mistake before you can fix it. – Seneca, Letters from a Stoic Letter 28.10 ZZZZZZZZ ……. The alarm rings! BZZZZZZZZZ!!! Time to wake up. Your brain fog  clears. The cognitive gears begin to grind and mesh together. The brain loads memories; the first Read More …

Letter 2. The importance of concentration and focus

In this series of blog posts I attempt to translate the Moral letters to Lucilius by Seneca into modern English. Letter 2. The Importance of Concentration and Focus We live in a world full of information. So much so that it is easy to become diverted and side-tracked by it all. Even if you can Read More …

Letter 1. On saving time

In this series of blog posts I attempt to translate the Moral letters to Lucilius by Seneca into modern English. Letter 1. Don’t waste time How we use the time when we are alive is the only thing that belongs to us. And using this limited amount of time well is the most important thing we Read More …