Monomyth and the Writer’s Journey

From Esoteric Online via Eclecticitylight.com, here’s a great summary of Joseph Campbell’s “Monomyth”, the heart of storytelling. The article also includes a description of each stage.

Campbell discussed the concept at length in The Hero With a Thousand Faces. Christopher Vogler applies the concept more squarely to the writer’s task in The Writer’s Journey.

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About Andrew Munro

An independent business consultant, interim manager and writer, Andrew operates through his company, Burning Pine Ltd (http://burningpine.com).
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