minstrel: Re: Knowne World Bardic Circle/ Atlantian Royal..

Heather Rose Jones hrjones at uclink.berkeley.edu
Tue Jul 29 21:03:28 PDT 1997


On Wed, 30 Jul 1997, Martin Hungerford wrote:

> Mikal,
>      I can hear your experience, and its certainly bigger than mine, but 
> I must query your second point. From hearing dad, I would have said that 
> if your story does not have your audience wanting more *all the time* 
> then don't do it. The story should start with conflict and untill its 
<snip>

I maintain that this is the "Golden Rule" of entertaining: no matter
what you're doing, and no matter who your audience is, always leave
them wanting _more_, not _less_.

(The rest is a matter of learning to judge that state!)

Tangwystyl verch Morgant Glasvryn


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