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The Greatest Audiobook of Modern Times

The Greatest Audiobook of Modern Times

When Cary Elwes’s book As You Wish came out last year, I quickly put it on my to-be-read list. But when I saw the audiobook on Audible this week, I had to have it. Best. Audiobook. Ever. This is the story of the making of The Princess Bride, one of my favorite films. When the […]

The Villain’s Quest

Much has been written and discussed about the Hero’s Journey, but little has been explored about the Villain’s Quest.  I would like to do that now, as best I can. Though it is true that all stories will have a Hero and that most Heroes go through the Hero’s Journey, not all stories have a […]

The Hero’s Journey

The Hero’s Journey I know there have been many brilliant articles and analyzations of the Hero’s Journey, and the world doesn’t need nor will benefit from yet another.  But for my own purposes, I’m putting it down here… outlined and explained, with examples, in an easy to understand manner. The Hero’s Journey is a time […]