Good Narrative Principles

Life in the Publishing Room


Jamie’s fine-tuned fashion sensibility has always been an asset that is until she moved to the suburbs where everyone dresses as if they’re heading to the gym. When she took over as chairwoman of the publishing room at school, she planted a “stake in the ground”, a phrase that nearly brought tears to her eyes, reminding her of her meteoric rise from the corporate cesspool to Manager. Defining a vision for her group of volunteer Moms, she offered up the following: Let’s create the sizzle. Let’s be the sexy Moms. We’ll wear perfume. Skirts. Stockings. High heels. The works. Jamie’s voice rose as she continued. But her pitch fell on deaf ears.

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