After You Graduate

So you graduated from college or university with your Bachelors. Congratulations! Now what? I have assembled this life syllabus for those who, like me, have developed an insatiable appetite for learning.

Reading List

Sadly, it does not go without saying that you should be regularly reading scriptures. Make this part of your daily practice. In addition, there are many books that you really need to read if you want your life to be complete.

I've read and highly recommend


Don't be just a consumer. Reading is imperative but you need to give back also. Maintain a practice of writing.


“A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook a tasty meal, fight efficiently, die gallantly. Specialization is for insects.” -- Robert A. Heinlein

It is not all about reading and writing; you need to get out and do something too. You should get involved in a significant way with a local faith community. This benefits both you and the community. Here are some other important activities that you should work through.

Put Up or Shut Up

So what am I up to at this stage of my life? I'm currently working on about a dozen essays, half of which are approaching a ‘beta’ level of readiness. I'll post links when they're there.

Currently Reading

Learning Activities