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
Anyone aspiring to be a writer would benefit from this. - Goodreads
A great resource for any fiction writer. - Goodreads
This book is like a comprehensive writing workshop. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Kristin Dow - Goodreads

Excellent read for writers; learned a lot about mythical themes to apply to both reading and writing. Read full review

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User Review  - Matt Nunes - Goodreads

Bottom line up front: This book is a good basic overview of the hero's journey format, so if you are completely unfamiliar with the hero's journey, this book will give you the broad strokes. However ... Read full review

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