Eight Reasons Why The Hero’s Journey Sucks

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Great article here on how lazy writers use the Hero’s Journey template.

Some highlights…

“It discourages originality”.

“The ‘hero’ is always a man”.

“It confuses personal growth with solving problems”.

Etc.

It’s a good read that I couldn’t agree with more.

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The Day, upcoming MMO…

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I don’t play mmo’s, too much of a time suck, but the concept work is amazing!!

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Giant Robot Repairs the Arc de Triomphe

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The ’30s and ’40s: In Living Color!

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The Library of Congress has uploaded thousands of photographs to Flickr, including tons of color photographs from the ’30s and ’40s which are just stunning, given that we pretty much always only see that era in black and white.

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Click here!

ABSOLUTELY MUST-WATCH!

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Click here!! Quick! Click the link!! Go… now!

It’s funny!!

And here’s an unrelated dig on religion… because I know how much you like pictures…

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Photos and Video from the Mignola/Dysart signing

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Mignola/Dysart interview- Comics on Comics

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Thanks for coming out on a rainy night everybody! It was a blast!!

photos by Laine Trzinski