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Questions tagged [archetypes]

This tag should be used for questions about archetypes that can be used in your writing, such as the typical hero or the typical villain. Questions with this tag could also deal with aspects or techniques for changing archetypes in a way that readers will not immediately think that you are merely copying existing characters.

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The seven story archetypes. Are they truly all of them?

The seven archetypes are as follows: Overcoming the Monster. Rags to Riches. The Quest. Voyage and Return. Comedy. Tragedy. Rebirth. But surely, there are more? For ...
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What are the stages of The Guardian's Journey?

In constructing a story, I plan on following the following patterns: The Hero's Journey: The Hero's Journey The Villain's Quest: The Villain's Quest My question is, what would be the structure of "...