My thoughts on a circular storytelling theory – ancient and new
Circular storytelling – from storylines to story-spheres
Text and drawing by Frits Ahlefeldt
I’ve worked on spheres for almost a month, sketching up experiments in telling stories in circular ways by making story-sketches around spheres. Circular storytelling is one of the oldest and most wide-spread forms of storytelling – We just don’t think of storytelling in spheres or circles very much yet. But circular storytelling is the foundation of some of the most well-known storytelling models. It starts with the hero venturing out – and ends with the return.
Read more about my project on Circular storytelling here: