Thistle & Seed: Archetype Podcast

#1 - The Thief

Come sit by the fire and hear "The Man With a Fox at His Back," the tale of the Thief whose greatest friend and worst enemy is a fox pelt. 

#2 - The Hermit

"By Moth Light" highlights the archetype the Hermit, who is a recluse, lost in a dark lighthouse. 


#3 - The Innocent

Listen to the tale of a young, Innocent girl who loses her way in the woods and finds demons at her sides.

#4 - The Orphan

The Orphan seeks to regain the comfort of the womb and find safety in the arms of loving parents. To fulfill their quest they must go through the agonies of the developmental stages they have missed. Their strength is the interdependence and pragmatic realism that they had to learn at an early age.


#5 - The Mystic

Listen to the tale of a young, innocent girl who loses her way in the woods and finds demons at her sides.

#6 - The Nomad

Come sit by the fire and listen to the tale of the Nomad who lives in a shapeshifting house.


#7 - The Seeker

Come sit by the fire and listen to the tale of the Seeker archetype, one who is always looking for the doorway to another world; the place where reality splits open and illusion is turned on its head.

#8 - The Siren

The Siren is the ideal symbol of the primal power the female has over man. As rational beings we are often amazed, overwhelmed, and even frightened, by the profound intensity of that power. She is sensual, alluring, powerful - the image of intense attraction and profound fear.

Come hear the tale of the wild Sea as she pursues a man on the edge of her waters.


#9 - The Lover

The Lover is the archetype of emotion, feeling, idealism, and sensuality. When flashes of inspiration or sparks of creativity appear, this is the Lover energy manifesting itself.

The Emerald Beetle explores the story of two lovers drawn together...

#10 - The Victim

The tale of The Birch Tree focuses on the Victim archetype. The root of the victim is a fear that you cannot survive. Not just physical survival but the survival of your identity, your hopes and dreams or sense of self.