In this Episode
This week I talk about identity and personality. I examine how we construct stories about who we are and how these stories can either be resourceful or limiting in terms of our ability to experience happiness and fulfilment or take advantage of opportunities available to us.
The content in this episode was inspired by a lecture given by Jordan Peterson in 2017 about personality and the effect of the meaning we apply to our stories and experiences.
I also explore the concept of the hero’s journey as I look at the ways in which we experience change in our lives and the stages many of us go through in our efforts to grow and change. The hero’s journey was first introduced by author Joseph Campbell in his book The Hero with a Thousand Faces