Grant Snider’s The Story Coaster


Back story and narrative structure and ‘the hero’s journey’ have become so ubiquitous even the failed contestants on  The X Factor speak fluently about ‘their journey so far…’

So in the midst of my jadedness about what has now become mainstream cliches, I came across this wonderful image by Grant Snider and wanted to share…

Do have a look at

With thanks to Grant Snider and Sunday New York Times Book Review, where this drawing first appeared on 14 July 2013.

All: enjoy!

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