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I loved using this for class, and I’m happy to be getting more than a semester’s use out of it. This is a great book! To me the best advice on the matter is, “You should write more. Also, I had just finished a Ph. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. It follows the hero’s My creative writing mentor in high school passed this on to me to help make my stories more coherent. Jun 19, CaliGirlRae rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: I learned a new way of looking at stories and movies from this book.

Who is the Mentor? If you want to truly understand the power of story this is a must read. Jan 22, Michael Burnam-Fink rated it really liked it Shelves: This is a great book for anyone wanting to understand how to use Campbell’s Hero’s Journey in their writing, be it fiction or nonfiction–including content marketing. Vogler would be the first to admit that the Hero’s Journey is not a prescrip This is basically The Hero With a Thousand Faces turned into a self-help guide for aspiring screenwriters.

When you “spell” a word correctly, you are in effect casting a spell, charging these abstract, arbitrary symbols with meaning and power. He shares credit on one German movie.

Jung I loved ’em either! Unfortunately, he seems to have written them for academia, instead for the layman, and sometimes I feel they are difficult to get through. People see him as a wise man and follow his lead.


Vogler at least has the decency to suggest that these are merely guides, not rules. Christopher Vogler’s book is, in effect, a “Hero’s Journey” for dummies, with a screenwriting angle thrown in for good measure. That was ten years ago, however, and lately I’ve become interested in mythic structure and archetype Since Vogler translates Campbell’s ideas about my When I first heard about this book, I resisted it as it sounded like a formula for success in Hollywood Vogler was an advisor at Disney.

But I think they should go to its “supreme source” instead of buying a “10 minutes snack” from a consultant.

The Writer’s Journey: Mythic Structure for Writers

That said, film buffs will also enjoy it. In “The Writer’s Journey,” he gives credit to the work of Joseph Campbell “The Hero with a Thousand Faces,” which posits that elements of mythology are universal human truths. May 31, Marc rated it it was amazing.

Revisiting The Writer’s Journey as a writer myself of about two decades and seeing how writing has changed over the course of the time puts this in a new light. If you are already a Jungian or a Joseph Campbell scholar, this book is not for you. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Wrote a children’s book now what. Here’s their story structure: All he’s doing is explaining a structure and archtypes, which are born out time after time in all of the examples he chooses okay, he WAY over uses The Wizard of Oz but it does fit so neatly into pattern he can be forgiven. But all kidding aside, The final section “Trust the Path” was a moving one for me and most likely jorrnada reason why, in the end, this accessible, amusing and very approachable book is a 5 star read for me.

Finished it and it was everything I had hoped. My main problem with these kind of books is that they are so packed with information that it is hard for me to apply their lessons later. A lot of the things you need to know about writing can be gleaned from a careful examination of what makes you care about the works you love. For instance, Ben Kenobi Obi Wan and Gandalf are really the same archetypal ro of Mentor and are plain to see to me.


A few years ago, I did comb through The Hero with a Thousand Faces and create my own guide for my storytelling. Various writing rules change all the time but the one thing is constant.

The Writer’s Journey: Mythic Structure for Writers by Christopher Vogler

One might best explain this book in applying one of its models – the journey stages – to a film many of us are familiar with. These last few weeks I have indeed read it cover to cover, but this time I had a concrete goal in mind. Seems to me it is that kind of book and I do believe that it is a read neccessary for all authors co all leve Great book in the beginning and middle Mapping and Stages of the Journey drags near escriyor end as Vogler starts to ponitificate a bit.

Books like “Save the Cat” suggest that a writer must follow all of them. Begins life as a cripple, with odds stacked against him 2 His quest becomes Jenny I learned a new way of looking at stories and movies from this book. The only place he really falters is when he tries too hard to make a metaphor make sense. Writing is a trip into the unknown, it is a journey indeed!

I just finished the third edition, published dl I highly recommend this to writers if only to learn the rules, apply it, write and rewrite until you’re comfortable bending and stretching the rules a bit to tell a great story.