Ladyhawke (1985) – The Archetype of the Thief

Well, here we are once again! Bernardo and Gonzo are back in the Think Spiritual studio and this time we’re watching and analyzing Ladyhawke. Honestly, this movie didn’t give us a whole lot in terms of Swordporn action and adventure. There definitely was some deeper meaning to it, but what it mostly opened us up […]

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Apotheosis: Joseph Campbell’s Hero’s Journey Step 10

Look at you! The Hero of your own life! Fighting your way through your Road of Trials. Meeting your inner god or goddess in order to become whole. Facing and overcoming Temptation. And finally coming through the Abyss and Atoning with what had the most power over you. And now my dear Hero, comes the […]

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The (Preliminary) Deeper Meaning(s) of Avengers: Endgame

I ended up at the movie theatre on Sunday evening and the new, 3-hour Avengers adventure was far deeper than I expected. A lot of of setting suns and rising stars on the horizon. MP3 Link: Right Click–>Save As to save MP3 to your device. This episode of Think Spiritual Podcasts wasn’t planned. The ideas […]

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Personal Spiritual Journeys – Andy Grant (@RealMenFeelOrg)

https://theandygrant.com/ I found out about Andy Grant a couple of months ago when he did an episode of his podcast Real Men Feel on the Hero’s Journey. I became fascinated with the title of his podcast as I believe that men (and women) accessing and dealing with their deep emotions is the true meaning of […]

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The Deeper Meaning of The Shallows (2016) – AKA How to Battle Existential Nihilism

Today on Think Spiritual Podcasts I am out to prove that Nancy Adams (Blake Lively) is a more complete Hero than Carol Danvers AKA Captain Marvel (Brie Larson). Honestly, I expected that The Shallows was going to be a terrible movie and, thankfully, I turned out to be wrong. MP3 Link: Right Click–>Save As to […]

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Joseph Campbell’s Hero’s Journey #9: Atonement with the Father

Welcome my Dear Heroes! Today is half-way day! This is the half-way point of the Hero's Journey! This is the half-way point of the series! This is the abyss! This is the time when you face what holds the most power over you. I am excited today, Dear Listeners! While Step 10 is my favourite […]

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The Archetype of the Ruler/King/Queen

This subject has been on my mind for quite a while and this last week I just felt compelled to write/talk about it: MP3 Link:Right Click-->Save As to save MP3 to your device. Today on Think Spiritual I’m going to delve into a topic that I intellectually understand a little and that I emotionally understand […]

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What is Spirituality? with Andrew Jasko

Good day Spiritual Seekers! Alright, I know. Right off the bat the title of this podcast may have you wondering where I'm heading here, because if you're a long-time Listener you probably know that I'm not going to hard-label a subject like Spirituality and tell you exactly what it is. Every single guest I've had […]

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The Deeper Meaning of Io: Last on Earth

I'm making some moderate changes to how I title new episodes of Think Spiritual, so Examining the Spiritual Elements of will now become The Deeper Meaning of. I think this makes much more sense, is easier to say and perhaps it will draw more interest to my content. Always have to try new things! In […]

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Mongol (2007): Be King of Your Life

Bernardo and Gonzo wanted to leave the 80s for a short time and show me the amazing, Russian-produced film Mongol from 2007. Based as closely as possible (within 2 hours) on The Secret Life of the Mongols, this movie portrays Temudjin's (Genghis Khan) early life before his rise to power. The ensuing conversation winds through topics of […]

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