Applying the 12 Steps of the Hero’s Journey in Your Life

Around 70 years ago Joseph Campbell in his book The Hero with a Thousand Faces put forth a simple suggestion that every hero that exists in mythology or that will come into existence follows a similar pattern.

“A hero ventures forth from the world of common day into a region of supernatural wonder: fabulous forces are there encountered and a decisive victory is won: the hero comes back from this mysterious adventure with the power to bestow boons on his fellow man.” ~ Joseph Campbell

Well this seems rather simple or even naive, especially if you like to watch super hero movies, but to put this in perspective….

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