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Aug 13, 2020

It's very easy to feel like you’re forever going to be defined by your worst decisions or your biggest mistakes. But while you can't change your past, you can change your future. By examining one of the best redemption arcs in modern media, we can learn how Prince Zuko overcame trauma and earned his redemption... and find how we can learn to find our own in the process.


  • How our response to trauma can shape our lives... and why it can transform us into different people
  • Why a desire for acceptance can turn people into villains
  • How to make a break with the past to build a new future
  • Why it's so hard to make amends
  • Why you have to let go of your desire to be "right"

...and so much more


How Do You Find Redemption? —

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