The Stories of Archetypes
In Jungian psychology, Hermes, is the archetype that mediates between the conscious and unconscious minds and is a key figure in healing (note his scepter) and in alchemical transformation. For the ancient Greeks, Hermes was the god of communication and the messenger of the gods to mortals. In our time, we can view him as sharing archetypal insights with us. Often shown with winged feet, he sped messages along, as modern technology does now. Happily, the authors of the blogs in this section can share wisdom about archetypes with you by writing on keyboards and then hitting send.
Love is a central theme in Harry Potter. It is a recognized difference, as a differentiation between "good" and "evil"...
At the core of the Magician archetype is the idea of transformation, ideally into a better state.
Ever feel lost, lonely, or just over your head when facing the complexities of modern life?
Harry Potter influenced an entire generation, one that needed its own archetypal reality to define its identity.
Best-selling fiction, theater, and film often employ plotlines that introduce us to archetypal patterns that address problems humans face.
The shadow of a culture is more complicated because it is similarly created by what its country says it is and what it dreams of being.
I love to track what is going on in the inner life of people around me by reading best-selling fiction with an attention to archetypal patterns.
Branding ideally is integrated into organizational development activities.
This blog applies Margaret Mark’s and my work on authentic archetypal branding...
I’m writing this blog series for those who, like me, are worried about my country (the United States). I suspect it is not news to you that our two-pa
It is wise to clarify intents for a new year, yet resolutions often don’t work. Learn why.
In polarized times, unconscious moral certainty is the hunger that drives leaders mad,and weakens us all by feeding our fears.
I’ve come to trust that as everyday magic. C. G. Jung called this phenomenon “synchronicity”, which means meaningful coincidences.
This is the third of a three-blog series offering an archetypal analysis or our cultural dialogue and strategies for how we get from here to there.
This is the second of a three blog series offering an archetypal analysis or our cultural dialogue and strategies for how we get from here to there.
This is the first of a three part blog series offering an archetypal analysis or our cultural dialogue and strategies for the future.
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