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Apr 12, 2021

The Hero’s shadow archetypes of Coward and Bully are especially important (and cautionary) due to the pervasiveness of the Hero’s Journey.


Apr 5, 2021

Out of fear and egoism, the Maiden's shadow archetypes would prevent her from embracing a new perspective and completing her journey.


Mar 29, 2021

Each positive character archetype inherently represents a struggle with related shadow archetypes--one passive and one aggressive.


Mar 22, 2021

The powerful and mysterious Mage Arc--the final archetypal character arc--turns its attention to questions of power and surrender.


Mar 15, 2021

The Crone Arc begins the final act of the “life arcs” by presenting an inevitable and imperative Underworld Journey.