An exploration of society through the lens of living and doing well.
Episode 8: Dethroning Wisdom
In this episode I begin to tackle the notion of "wisdom" where I supply a working definition and then begin to dissect the implications of defining something such as wisdom where I eventually arrive at the question, "have we been giving wisdom too much...
Episode 7: Minimalism and Essentialism explained
In this episode I take you through my understanding of minimalism and essentialism as I have come to learn them after years of adopting a minimalist lifestyle.
Episode 6: Ikigai and how to “live well”
In this episode I’m doing my best to discuss the concept of ikigai a Japanese philosophy that is very closely linked to the concept of Eudaimonia, or what it means to “live well”.
Episode 5: Social Unrest and Hobbes' Leviathan
In this episode I'm diving into the topic of social unrest and how it could be explained in the context of Thomas Hobbes' "Leviathan"
Episode 4: Pandemic Pressure and Production with Danielle O'Neill
In today's episode, I'm joined by Danielle O'Neill and we are discussing the idea of pressure to perform during the pandemic and how that ties into the structure of society designed to keep us producing.
Episode 3: Restorative Practices and Vulnerability with Carrie Wicks
In this week's episode, I chat with Carrie Wicks about restorative practices, what that is, and how we can apply it to our lives, particularly at the Thanksgiving table this year.