Category Archives: Hero’s Journey

Meeting With the Goddess(es)…

According to my pal, Joseph Campbell, and his,“Hero’s Journey,”along this road of trials, the stage I seem to be in now and which I’m hoping won’t be so full of disaster as Campbell says it should be, there should be … Continue reading

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The Library Card…

Today could be a hero’s journey all its own. It started out with an ordinary world, then a call to action, and I met a goddess, and there was a road of trials and the inmost cave and all that. … Continue reading

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A Fonting we will Go…

The latest assignment, in typography at least, was to create a set of our initials, or our last name, using a letter style that we either modify so it’s somewhat original, or that we personally create from scratch. Let’s do … Continue reading

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Walking to School…

I started the new semester out by deciding to walk to school every day. At least, on days where it wasn’t supposed to rain. It’s a two mile walk and it takes about a half an hour. In a straight … Continue reading

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Tests and Trials…

A letter came in the mail yesterday. It was from the company that, after I was laid off, took over my health insurance. COBRA they call it. Everybody knows that. They’re what you do when you leave a job, willingly … Continue reading

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First Day of a New Semester…

It gets easier and easier. The first day of school. A new semester. A whole new set of acquaintences, or potential friends. All the new learning posibilities. Switching my mind from regular life to school mode is as easy now … Continue reading

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The Belly of the Whale…

It was the first day of the new fall semester. The first class was Adobe InDesign and the instructor was reading the syllabus. All the normal things like grading policy and tardiness policy and plagiarism warnings and no food or … Continue reading

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