Ageing should be embraced; it has benefits — Letter 12

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In this publication I translate the Moral letters to Lucilius by Seneca into modern English. In Letter 12, he discussed why you should embrace the benefits that ageing brings. You are young, and life has yet to take its toll on you, to throw disappointments, heartaches, loneliness, struggles and pain into your path. You have … Read more

Friendship: what it really means — Letter 3

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My interpretation of the Moral letters by Seneca. In Letter 3, Seneca discusses why having a true friend is important; to have people you can trust and confide in. “True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable.” – David Tyson We all long for genuine human connections, and even in a busy … Read more

Focus & concentration: the keys to success: letter 2

My interpretation of the Moral letters by Seneca. In Letter 2, Seneca suggests why limiting distractions and having a focus is critical. 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 ignore what is broadcast by the … Read more