Doc Talk: Overview

Things to learn. Ways to learn them.

An old physician offers advice, counsel, and suggestions that can help you lead a healthier, happier, more successful, and more civilized life.

Classical pillars

Pillars of Wisdom

The principles of living the good life–pursuing the good, the true, and beautiful–are well known. Sometimes they need to be reviewed, especially during times of turmoil.

Founding documents

Learn From History

American culture grew step by step as the natural progression of Western Civilization, culminating in the great documents of our founding.

Salzburg in summer

Learn by Serving: Be Useful for Good

Only when we are in the service of others are we in the service of God; only while serving others do we come to know our true selves.


Learn From Medicine

Modern pills and procedures may be scientific, but the practice of medicine is an art.

Library, stage, concert hall, and more

Learn From Others

This is an eclectic collection of reviews according to what suits my fancy. You might like it. Or not.

This creation is exquisite

Learn From Nature

“For the beauty of the earth,
For the beauty of the skies,
For the love
Which from our birth,
Over and around us lies,
Lord of all to thee we raise
This our hymn of joyful praise.”

About Doc

Semi-retired physician specializing in Diagnostic Radiology. Retired Air Force Major. Family historian. Itinerant writer and observer.