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How My Journey With Personal Mythology Began

Stanley Krippner and I go back about 15 years at the time of this writing. He's an old family friend. My mom got him to visit our home in Boise at the time. I was about 24ish and had been devouring any book I could find about spirituality, religion, quantum physics,...

Personal Mythology is a Solution to The Meaning Crisis

We are gluttonously consuming information, facts, and data, but we are starved of a working world view, spiritual meaning, life purpose. John Vervaeke calls this "the meaning crisis" and many are inclined to agree with him, as am I.Cultural traditions have long been a...

Does Personal Mythology Lose Power When You Acknowledge The Myths?

Every once in a while someone proposes this problem about Personal Mythology. They say "Doesn't acknowledging that something is a personal myth take its power away?"And the short answer is yes, but the long answer is no.Initially, acknowledging that a personal myth is...

People Are Mythological Creatures

People Are Mythological Creatures

We model our lives after myths because we have a series of experiences in life that guide us to these mythic roles such as "I'm a jester. I always try and bring a laugh and a silver lining to life's situations." or "I'm like a soldier. I just keep marching on through...

Personal Mythology: The Power To Discover & Design Yourself

Personal Mythology: The Power To Discover & Design Yourself

Before beginning please read What Is Personal Mythology? Did you know that singing happy birthday makes cake taste better? Or that dressing in a lab coat will make you perform better on tests? That fictional characters influence how you live your life? The impact of...

Tiger King and The Personal Mythology of Joe Exotic

Tiger King and The Personal Mythology of Joe Exotic

Alright fine, let's do a Tiger King personal mythology breakdown since everyone and their tiger are talking about it. These PM breakdowns are something I've been meaning to do for a long time and hey, we're in quarantine, why not. Personal mythology is the meaning and...

Silver: Personal Mythology Example

Silver: Personal Mythology Example

Silver has an ancient history of symbolism, meaning, and mythology. It has represented purification, the moon, Artemis the virgin goddess of the hunt and the moon, the tides, reflection, water, mercury, and the balance of white and black. Example Of Personal Mythology...