Next Noble Pen Meeting
March 29th, 2018 at 7 pm
Scott’s Family Restaurant
1906 Blairs Ferry Rd NE, Cedar Rapids
Kate Wilhelm, a writer of mysteries, suspense, science fiction, and p*ems, died at age 89. She raised six children and published sixty books. Wikipedia provides a list of works.
Aime and Randy got royalty checks. Combined, they would buy a small meal.
Ciuin sold a book. She has been hired to edit a book.
A surprising number of stories fit well into the structure of The Hero’s Journey (wikipedia-monomyth) and they aren’t all epic fantasies. Vladimir Propp was one of the pioneers of the idea as applied to folk tales. Elizabeth Sims discusses the structure and how a Sherlock Holmes story fits it. Here’s another comparison using Star Wars and The Matrix.
Aime – short educational
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