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Why, oh why won't this go away? Once you understand Dramatica and its concept of the Story Mind, you see the Monomyth and its cousin The Hero's Journey as a failed attempt to codify the problem-solving process of the human mind. They attach words like Swords and Elixirs and Gateway Guardians because that is what they have seen repeated time and time again in stories. Understanding why they keep reappearing in different cultures requires looking to psychology and Dramatica.

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