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

Martin Hungerford jongleur at netcon.net.au
Wed Jul 30 15:01:37 PDT 1997


>>     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 
>>resolved, its not finished. This seems to be constant, regardless of the 
>>other content.
>>
>
>'Tis not the STORY that maketh the audience "want more all the time",
>'tis the TELLER.
>
>Any garbage can be made to keep people listening. Take TV/Radio 
>Commercials...
>
>;-)
>
>Robin
Robin,
     the fact that these 'garbages' use proper technique should not hide 
the basics. People tend to want to know what happened next. The teller, 
at that level, is immaterial. 

Martin :)

Martin Hungerford, aka Martin Jongleur,
aka Martin Ashford, 
aka Martin o' Lyos (called the Juggler) OL.  

email:jongleur at netcon.net.au 


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