In every great story there is a call to adventure where the main character receives the opportunity to remain occupied with status quo or to rise and answering the calling of something far greater to accomplish some significant task or mission. If we think about the hero’s journey as a direct metaphor to life you will find that although the grandeur of fictional writing is often missing there is a there is a plot and each of us does have a calling. It's what people are really asking about when they inquire what the purpose of life is. Your calling is your purpose. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Although in many stories the main character is often seemingly placed right into the sequence of events that reveal their purpose in the real world it's the case that we must often discover our call to adventure for ourselves, and pursue it with vigor. We must place ourselves in a position where we can discover our passion for ourselves.
What will it take for you to answer your own call to adventure? That much is up to you. Seize the moment! Grasp your life! Your life is as rich as you make it. ...