Monomyth and the Writer’s Journey

From Esoteric Online via, 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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