Great essay, Dan. I like how you apply the lessons to parenting, which make a lot of sense. I also found that Campbell’s stages are flexible enough that they can be applied in a lot of settings and problems, such as your example with parenting. I’ve used them in presentations and for a college class and book on creativity. Or use them with whatever journey you’re currently facing. I used this example with my class this week:

Thanks for the great writing and ideas!

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