The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are The goal of the hero trip down to the jewel point is to find those levels in the psyche that open, open, open, and finally open to the mystery of your Self being Buddha consciousness or the Christ. That's the journey. Take this journey with Joseph Campbell in A Joseph Campbell Companion. On every page you'll find the words of Joseph Campbell from his Esalen Institute lectures supplemented by relevant excerpts from his past writings and the writings of others he often quoted to illuminate his work. An inspiring and very accessible volume to enjoy.Osborn, Diane K. is the author of 'Joseph Campbell Companion Reflections on the Art of Living', published 1995 under ISBN 9780060926175 and ISBN 0060926171.