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Public Myths, Private Dreams

Public Myths, Private Dreams

Inspiration

Myths are public dreams, dreams are private myths. We must be willing to get rid of the life we planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.

Joseph Campbell

Food For Thought

In today’s podcast, I explore the depths of symbolism behind our private dreaming and the collective myths to which we are exposed. Using the tenets of depth psychology and Carl Jung’s methods of analytical inquiry, I explore the foundation of the psyche and its yearning to express its potential through the ideal of Self-Realization.

In today's episode, Dr. Tom explores the archetypal symbols of infinity, eternity, and heaven as written about in William Blakes poem Auguries of Innocence. Perception and our capacity to overcome its sensory deficit towards understanding the miracles abound are examined. How can we find the divine? Sometimes we need to let go and let God work us through infinite intelligence versus our perceptual experience. To read more, visit Dr. Thomas Maples https://drthomasmaples.com/2021/12/13/perceptions-of-infinity/ — This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app — Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/thomas-maples8/message
  1. Perceptions of Infinity
  2. A Seedling of Faith
  3. ReCycling History
  4. The Mythic Masculine: Practical Parenting and Teaching Accountability
  5. Nurturing the Mythic Masculine – Engaging the Father Within

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