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
Here I cross over from my ordinary world into the special world.
Here I tell about the sage traveler who helped me on my journey.
One of my favorite actors of recent years is the hunky, genre-hopping Ryan Gosling. In September 2011, Gosling strapped into the category of car movies with Drive. He played a Hollywood stuntman turned getaway driver who gets involved in a job gone awry. The film has some of the craziest driving scenes having used real, … Continue reading Off of the Grill and Into the Mouth: Refusal of the Call
I love going to buffets, a magical place where any and all food is at my disposal. I was a king among men as I would scan the food, preview my menu for the feast, and make a plan of action.
Join Josh's first steps into a rejuvenating world of living healthier.