The Narrative Arc
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The Narrative Arc

Childhood, Narrative Arc, lesson one

My Version of George and the Dragon

There are times when pain is worth the reward.

Image: Author, 10 years old.

Billy Harrison is standing like a piece of granite rock at the far end of the alley, blocking the sunlight. I don’t care, I am telling myself, and I’m damned if I’m about to let go of Susan’s hand.



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Harry Hogg

I was born in London, adopted, lived my youth on an island off the coast of Scotland. Now living between Colorado, Missouri, California. I write to be loved