Hero #123: Socrates … (01/31/16)

Socrates was a Greek philosopher credited with being one of the founders of Western philosophy, and with being the very first moral philosopher on record.  An enigmatic figure, with none of his own writings having been discovered to date, Socrates is known chiefly through the accounts of classical writers, particularly his students Plato and Xenophon.  […]

The Spirit of Truth … (01/31/16)

Did I DO today? … (01/31/16)

“Did I offer peace today, and did I do so with my actions more than my words? … Did I bring a smile to a stranger’s face today? … Did I say words of healing to a Friend? … Did I set aside my fear of those who are different today? … Did I reach […]

Hero #124: Rudolph Steiner … (01/30/16)

Rudolf Joseph Steiner was an Austrian philosopher, social reformer, architect and esotericist.  Steiner gained initial recognition at the end of the nineteenth century as a literary critic, and yet became truly prominent at the beginning of the twentieth century when he founded the anthroposophic spiritual movement – one that had roots in German idealist philosophy, […]

Raining His gentle Reign … (01/30/16)

Hero #125: Stevie Wonder … (01/29/16)

Born Stevland Hardaway Morris in May of 1950, Stevie Wonder is an American singer-songwriter who has become one of the most creative and loved musical performers of the late 20th century. Blind since shortly after his birth, Wonder signed with Motown’s Tamla label at the age of eleven and continues to perform and record for […]

All is GOD … (01/29/16)

Hero #126: Tom Stoppard … (01/28/16)

Tom Stoppard is a British playwright who has written prolifically for TV, radio, film and stage, finding prominence with plays such as Arcadia, The Coast of Utopia, Every Good Boy Deserves Favour, Professional Foul, The Real Thing, and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead.  Themes of human rights, censorship and political freedom pervade his work along […]

Re-Vealing Revelation — Cover page

Re-Vealing Revelation … … a deeper, gentler look into the Bible’s final “chapter” Some quite important reading … both for those considered “damned”, as well as those doing that damning. via Scaughdt … an (i)am publication (3rd edition)

What is more than Who … (01/28/16)

Hero #127: Gino Strada … (01/27/16)

Gino Strada is an Italian war surgeon and founder of the humanitarian, charity-based NGO Emergency.  Starting out as a heart-lung transplant surgeon in the 1980’s, Gino has always believed that healthcare is a human right.  It was this belief that led him to abandon his posh position in the United States in 1988, and begin […]