Tag Archives: mythology

Four Life Lessons We Can Learn from Superman

For many, Superman is one embodiment of heroism. He’s like the modern answer to Hercules, Theseus or Gilgamesh. He’s a mythic archetype, and a pop culture phenomenon whose insignia is known across the globe. He’s the Man of Steel…he is Superman! Yet while his adventures have thrilled readers for generations, there are many who feel […]
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You’ve Gotta Get to Know Joe (Campbell)

I’ve invoked the name of Joseph Campbell quite often in my writings, and with good reason. He was the primary inspiration behind my creation of Live The Hero. Mr. Campbell (or Joe, as I like to call him) is my main source for the “life philosophy” I collated together from various sources. Campbell’s work is the […]
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The At-A-Glance Overview of Live The Hero

This website was launched to share my Live The Hero concept with the world, and to start what I consider to be a much-needed conversation about how we can take charge of our lives by choosing better beliefs, habits, and actions. My intent is to constantly communicate with my readers, to get your feedback on what […]
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Let’s Fight Terrorism with Better Ideas

The abhorrent attack on Paris has brought the threat of terrorism back to the forefront of global news. The question is, what can we do to stop it? Is there something more we can do besides answering violence with violence? Can we win a war for the minds of potential terrorist recruits? And what can […]
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Video: You can Rewrite your Reality and Break Old Habits like a Hero

This is my second video about the Live the Hero concept (see the first video here). It explores the everyday hero’s knowledge of the fact that we can rewrite our personal reality. This is done by letting yourself believe you can change your bad habits and become better in whatever area of your life is frustrating you. Belief […]
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Why You Need to Get Mythic

What do Hercules, Neo from The Matrix, Michael Jordan, and John Lennon have in common? They’re all mythic. In other words, at some point in time, people saw them as paragons of human potential. It doesn’t matter that two of them are actual human beings and two are fictional characters. Someone saw them as a […]
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Video: Intro to Live the Hero for Men

Hey guys, if you need a quick intro to Live the Hero, here’s a short video that gives a brief overview of this new “life philosophy.” Once you watch it, please comment to let me know the following: What could you relate to in the video? What do you hope Live the Hero can do […]
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