Here I talk about the last three stages of my journey.
Here I talk about my reward.
Here I talk about my Supreme Ordeal.
Here I talk about going back to the basics.
Here I talk about the middle of the road doldrums.
Here I talk about the unpredictable parts of my journey.
Christopher Vogler defines Tests, Allies, and Enemies, the next stage in the monomyth, as "The hero is tested and sorts out allegiances in the Special World." It's parameters are rather vague, so many authors and screenwriters interpret the Tests, Allies, and Enemies stage differently. In Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, JK Rowling spends the … Continue reading Hearts on Fire: Tests, Allies, and Enemies