For this month of May let’s explore here the stage of the Hero’s Adventure which requires Descent and Re-emergence. Once an adventurer set upon their glorious Quest crosses the (first) threshold to enter into the domain of their field of action to achieve fulfillment, they are often initially “swallowed up” or they descend into a “forbidden (verboten) zone” of a sort that accords with their needs. 737 more words
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A good article — still limited to a biological evolutionary context. Comes close to but misses archetypes which are biologically explicable and consistent.