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Old August 17 2013, 06:41 AM   #13
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Re: Reoccurring Trek Stories

jazzstick wrote: View Post
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Isn't there only something like 7 basic plots in storytelling. Sure you can mix and match but its all variations on the same theme(s).
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I used to have a writing book from Writer's Digest that covered 24 different plots, some dating to the Greeks. As some of them dealt with the gods and mortals, only about a dozen are usually used in today's contemporary dramas.

Where do you find these sources????

These specificly, I know where to find the in general...
Well in my case, it was a book I once owned. But just do a Google search (or whatever search engine you choose) for 'basic plots', and you'll get about 35 million results.
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