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If you're wondering about the meaning of life - Lou Marinoff
has a prescription for you. And you won't be getting it filled at the pharmacy!
Lou Marinoff is a practitioner of "philosophical counselling", helping people through difficult times, by "prescribing" thoughts from thinkers like Socrates, Epictetus and Lao Tzu.
Professor Marinoff, who is from Montreal, teaches philosophy at the City College of New York. He is the author of Plato Not Prozac: Applying Eternal Wisdom to Everyday Problems
Mary also talks with Tapestry listeners about their favourite words to live by.