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Resource: Story Shapes by Curt Vonnegut

The writer of Slaughterhouse 5, one of my favourite stories ever, talks about the patterns that stories follow.

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For the record, I strongly disagree with his characterization of Indigenous stories! The story shapes information he provides is valuable though.

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      I have no problem with you running those tools. Could you share your results please, by emailing them to

      Also, could you share your site address?

      Best regards,


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