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The Father Wound are insecurities that come from the shortcomings of our primary role model. Many myths show slaying a father figure (i.e. Luke Skywalker vs. Darth Vader) because it represents a man being able to separate from his paternal shadow. Healing the wounds, and expressing dormant masculinity happens through what Joseph Campbell calls the Secondary Father.

  • What it means to ‘slay the dragon’ in your mind
  • ‘Saving the princess’ myths and your own Anima
  • How to heal your Father Wound
  • The anthropological/sociological correlation, tribal rites of passage
  • Why so many stories have orphans as the main character
  • The logical side of the creative act
  • Leadership, reality creation, and decisiveness
  • Genes vs. memes
  • How to live a Life Triumphant

Heal your Father Wound. Take the 21 Day Masculine Archetype Challenge.

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