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Morgan Wade grew up in the farm country north of Toronto.

At 19, after reading Kerouac’s On The Road, he and a friend set out to circumnavigate the continent, travelling from Toronto to New York City and down the eastern seaboard, living and sleeping in a temperamental Pontiac Phoenix SJ. They spent two educational weeks at Mardi Gras, working the parades as carnies, selling firecrackers and cotton candy.

From New Orleans they rolled into Brownsville, Texas, Acapulco, and then on to Palm Springs, where the Phoenix finally gasped its last. The pair continued by bus to L.A. and to Vancouver where Morgan eventually found work in an upscale restaurant.

After briefly contemplating a career as a chef, he left the west coast to study literature an...more


“Keep calm and think on: How the ancients can save today’s world”


A Globe and Mail article by John AllemangaboutStoicism’s resurgence, culminating in Stoic Week 2013(this week):


http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/keep-calm-and-think-on-how-the-ancients-can-save-todays-world/article15581486/

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The Last Stoic
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