Theodora Goss is a writer of beautiful poems and tales. Her website is a treasure trove of writerly advice, exploration of fairy tale themes, and generally exquisite loveliness.
Today, I want to share with you her amazing series on The Heroine's Journey. Students of literature, psychology, and folklore are all familiar with Joseph Campbell's description of the Hero's Journey, and you can learn more about that here. The heroine's journey looks a little different. I am delighted and honored to link you to this fantastic post.
Click here to read installment one, The Heroine's Journey.
Sara Renee Logan has been telling stories to everyone who would listen since she was seven. She organized storytimes for her college roommates, and spent a year at Oxford studying folklore and folktales. Many years as a Waldorf teacher allowed her to tell stories about everything from Baba Yaga's hut on chicken legs to the water cycle to the life of Joan of Arc. Sara shares her life with her partner, Melanie, their son, and an unreasonable family of pets. She continues to share her love of storytelling and stories with audiences of all ages, specializing in bringing the wild beauty of folktales to young and old. Sara writes about parenting, storytelling, and about living a life with stories.