The Hero’s Journey

“We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” – Joseph Campbell

Who is Joseph Campbell and why should we care?

The Hero’s Journey – Metaphor


Joseph John Campbell (March 26, 1904 – October 30, 1987) was an American mythologist, writer and lecturer, best known for his work in comparative mythology and comparative religion. His work is vast, covering many aspects of the human experience. His philosophy is often summarized by his phrase: “Follow your bliss.” – Wikipedia

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Author: Clay Boykin

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  1. Thanks for sharing Clay ! This is really great stuff and meshes well with Brene Browns Daring Greatly. I had a few epiphanies while watching this and was inspired to share this with my kids.

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    • Thanks for your feedback, Jeff! I always welcome feedback. You might have suggestions on topics to add to the site. Bring ’em on. – Blessings, Clay

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