Episode #115 – James Drew Interviews Simon Drew

Episode #115 – James Drew Interviews Simon DrewIn this episode Simon Drew is interviewed by his brother James Drew. Simon discusses many topics including his earlier life, schooling, parents, meeting his wife, personal growth, and other things. ABOUT JAMES (Interviewer): A journalism graduate of the University of the Sunshine Coast in Queensland, Australia, James moved to…

Episode #114 – Before You Judge

Episode #114 – Before You JudgeIt’s hard not to judge others. We all have certain ideas of how people should live their lives, and that mixed with our inbuilt impatience towards humanity can create the perfect recipe for unhealthy judgement of others. In this brief episode Simon Drew shares some wise advice from Marcus Aurelius…

Episode #113 – The Wednesday Podcast (04/07/18)

Episode #113 – The Wednesday Podcast (04/07/18)Today’s Wednesday podcast is all about the best advice that people in our community have ever received. Simon Drew shares some great advice that has changed people’s lives, and hopefully some of this advice will be life-changing for you too. To contact Simon Drew: risetothegoodlife.com/contact/One-on-one mindset coaching: risetothegoodlife.com/coaching/Facebook: facebook.com/practicalstoicwisdom/Twitter: ​twitter.com/Simonjedrew WANT TO SUPPORT MY WORK? BECOME…

Episode #112 – A Call For Action as Time Passes By

Episode #112 – A Call For Action as Time Passes ByTime is always moving, no matter what we’re doing. Every moment spent in bad habits or with negative people is a moment we will never receive again. Life doesn’t care about our goals or about how we spend our time. It just keeps on moving…

Episode #111 – Interview with Frank Mosher

Episode #111 – Interview with Frank MosherIn this episode Simon Drew has a conversation with international traveller and photographer, Frank Mosher. ABOUT THE GUEST: Frank Mosher is a California based photographer who decided to sell his possessions to travel the world with his fiance and his 12 year old son. Spending most nights in a tent…

Episode #110 – Anticipating the Future

Episode #110 – Anticipating the FutureOne of the more empowering teachings of Stoicism is the idea that a person can become fully prepared for all of life’s potentialities, and not only this, but they can become prepared without having to go through the learning curves that so many people endure. In this episode Simon Drew…

Episode #109 – Interview with Sharon Lebell (Part II)

Episode #109 – Interview with Sharon Lebell (Part II)In this episode Simon Drew has a second discussion with writer and musician Sharon Lebell. Sharon’s book, “The Art of Living”, is an interpretation of select passages from Epictetus’s Enchiridion, and these interpretations have been influential in the lives of people all around the world, from CEOs of…

Episode #108 – Interview with Justin Vacula

Episode #108 – Interview with Justin VaculaIn this episode Simon Drew has a conversation with the host of the Stoic Solutions Podcast – Justin Vacula. ABOUT THE GUEST: Justin Vacula — host of the Stoic Solutions Podcast — serves as a counselor-in-training intern in a school-based behavioural health program while studying Clinical Mental Health Counselling at…

Episode #107 – The Wednesday Podcast (20/06/18)

Episode #107 – The Wednesday Podcast (20/06/18)Stoicism is an extremely versatile philosophy, and it should impact almost every aspect of our lives. But on the flip side, our own hobbies and daily activities should also offer us the opportunity to improve upon our stoic education and practice. In today’s Wednesday podcast, Simon Drew shares some…

Episode #106 – Thoughts on Discipline

Episode #106 – Thoughts on DisciplineDiscipline seems to be something that we all have, and yet some seem to have more than others. Discipline is something that we always want more of, and in this episode Simon Drew suggests that maybe discipline isn’t as elusive as we may think and that maybe it’s as simple as making…