WednesdayInspiration:The Power of Myth In Our Lives

WednesdayInspiration is from a recent article I wrote for WomanScope NewsMagazine. Enjoy!

 

The Power of Myth in Our Lives

Myths are part of our DNA. I grew up in Greece reading the stories of the Olympian Gods and the Adventures of Hercules.  Then in high school, we had to learn Ancient Greek through the study of Odyssey, Iliad and other works from Greek Philosophers and Historians.

It took me years to appreciate the richness on so many levels of those historical accounts and myths. A friend once pointed out that Odyssey is the Hero’s Journey; not only Odysseus’ journey to find his way back home to Ithaca, but every individual’s journey when she sets sail for what she truly desires..  Read more »

 

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