Boston Blake, Episode 10
A Mythic Perspective
Boston Blake lives a life of self development influenced by a love of ancient mythology. What can these dusty, old stories teach us about how to be better men?
Hosts & Guests
About This Episode
Boston Blake is the host of the Mythic podcast. Over the past 20 years, he’s been a professional actor, writer, massage therapist, and life coach. And like any legit actor, he has worked in nearly every area of service and hospitality. (He’d like you to know he loved it. Well, most of it.) This varied background has led him to an understanding of a fundamental paradox: We all share a common human experience, but every human’s experience is totally unique. He’d like to be “a bridge to a greater understanding.” You know, like Wonder Woman. But he’ll settle for course instructor. Boston holds a B.A. in Interdisciplinary Studies from C.I.I.S. and is a Certified Trainer for Everything DiSC®. He enjoys creative cursing, Wonder Woman, alliteration, and writing about himself in the third person.
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Boston’s Book Recommendations:
- Gods in Everyman by Gene Shinoda Bolen, MD (Blake says it’s pretty dated but still worth checking out.)
- The War of Art by Steven Pressfield
- Anything by Rick Riordan (This was pretty much agreed upon by Sosh and Boston.)
- American Gods by Neil Gaiman (OK, this was actually Enoch’s recommendation, but Boston also claimed to enjoy the book.)
Other People and Things Mentioned:
- Pauls Valley, OK
- New York, NY
- San Francisco, CA
- Jungian mythology
- Demolition Man
- Naken Gun 33 & 1/3 & the famous “body condom” scene
- Carl Jung
- The Good Place
- Wonder Woman
- Lynda Carter
- Dorothy Mantooth
- Glenn McCracken, LPC
- The Monroe Institute
- Peter Pan
- Lady & the Tramp
- Song of the South
- Br’er Rabbit
- Seth Godin
- Writers: Enoch Daniel & Sosh Woodbine
- Producer: Enoch Daniel
- Theme Music:“The Future is Ours” by Scott Holmes Music is licensed by CC BY-NC 4.0.
- Sound Effects: “Meditation” by eliasyian & “record scratch” by luffy both licensed by CC BY 3.0.
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