The Writer's Journey: Mythic Structure for Writers

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M. Wiese Productions, 1998 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 326 pages
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Writers are storytellers. The best of them have utilized the principles of myth to create masterful stories that are dramatic, entertaining and psychologically true. Based on the work of Joseph Campbell, this edition provides an insider's look at how writers (both fiction and non-fiction) can utilize mythic structure to create powerful narratives. Writers will discover step by step guidelines for structuring plots and creating realistic characters.

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Great book for anyone interested in creative writing! - Goodreads
A decent reference for the mythic structure. - Goodreads
This is an amazing book for the new writer. - Goodreads
Use your own judgment. - Goodreads
Anyone aspiring to be a writer would benefit from this. - Goodreads
A great resource for any fiction writer. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Debra Daniels-zeller - Goodreads

This was a great book, not just a rendition of the hero's journey and the "special world" versus the ordinary world by Joseph Campell, but also filled with great tips on writing characters, pacing ... Read full review

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User Review  - Dave H - Goodreads

meh, this book basically says "star wars is awesome" it has a valid point, most successful hollywood movies follow the same framework anyhow, I would recommend people to just watch a ton of movies instead, much more fun.. Read full review

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