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Think Spiritual is an ongoing, online project (primarily on YouTube) that encourages all people to think about their personal spirituality through modern mythology and the Hero's and Heroine's Journeys. Be your own Heroine/Hero. Change your Self. Change your world.

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Think Spiritual is an ongoing, online project (primarily on YouTube) that encourages all people to think about their personal spirituality through modern mythology and the Hero's and Heroine's Journeys. Be your own Heroine/Hero. Change your Self. Change your world.

    Existential Nihilism Embodied in 7 Film and TV Characters

    Existential Nihilism Embodied in 7 Film and TV Characters

    Let's take a look at seven characters from popular film and TV that are various incarnations of Existential Nihilism.

    Clips from:

    The Matrix Trilogy
    See my Matrix analysis here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7vZlJLAMp5k

    Man of Steel

    She-Ra and the Princesses of Power
    See my take on Entrapta here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DVwaQECjmvw

    The Shallows
    See my The Shallows analysis here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KJmRoAznp8o

    Thor: Ragnarok
    My Thor: Ragnarok analysis: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y-A7VBkOxvE

    The Highlander
    A very long breakdown of The Highlander: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N5jDAj_2iX8

    Valkyrie Drive: Mermaid

    Be your own Heroine!
    Be your own Hero!
    Be your own Guru!
    Change your Self. Change your world.

    • 13 min
    The BURDEN of Purpose: Spiritual Lessons From I Am Mother, Soul, and She-Ra (Entrapta)

    The BURDEN of Purpose: Spiritual Lessons From I Am Mother, Soul, and She-Ra (Entrapta)

    I felt that I Am Mother, Soul and Entrapta from Netflix's She-Ra series all needed to be talked about in the same video as they all portray "Purpose" from differing perspectives.

    • 11 min
    Denial of the Broken Glasses - The Heroine's Journey: Step 3

    Denial of the Broken Glasses - The Heroine's Journey: Step 3

    It seems that the first steps of any Journey are the most difficult - especially if we didn't want to take it in the first place.

    And even if we did want to take it, it doesn't mean that we're going to have an easy time leaving our "Perfect" world behind.

    • 9 min
    Why did Scarlemagne have to die?

    Why did Scarlemagne have to die?

    Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts is an absolutely beautiful animated show that is full of depth.

    In this episode Mark explores the possible reason that Scarlemagne (aka Hugo Oak) HAD to die at the end of the series.

    Sorry for the spoiler, but there was no way around it.

    • 6 min
    Roy Batty: From Animal to Enlightened Human in 10 Minutes

    Roy Batty: From Animal to Enlightened Human in 10 Minutes

    While Blade Runner may very well be a story of a former cop battling his own inner demons, I choose to believe that the real Hero of the film is the seemingly crazed Roy Batty: an android who develops a soul and attains enlightenment all in the last 10 minutes of his existence.

    • 12 min
    The Death of Innocence - The Heroine's Journey: Step 2

    The Death of Innocence - The Heroine's Journey: Step 2

    https://youtu.be/gTUeiZO4H1Q

    My discussions with Jamey Martell ( https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwVTP86IEP1vDioYLQJ4ArA ) on the subject of Perspective certainly influenced many of the ideas in this script. Check out her channel and content and Subscribe for more info on Perspective and other subjects.

    The 19 Steps of the Heroine's Journey: http://thinkspiritual.ca/heroinesjourney
    Heroine's Journey Diagram: http://thinkspiritual.ca/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/theHeroinesJourney_full2-1536x1024.png

    Be your own Heroine! Be your own Hero!
    Be your own Guru!
    Change your Self. Change your world.

    Website: http://thinkspiritual.ca/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thinkSpiritual/

    • 11 min

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LittleLinaLynn ,

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Great narration voice. Solely listening to/for the Hero’s Journey steps. Thanks for sharing your story, Mark! -Alina currently being rescued from without

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