The Story and the Plot

We all like stories. Watching sport is simply watching a story and playing sport is simply being in a story. Our lives are stories and although we can forget the older parts of the story we live our stories each day. E M Forster wrote that “the King died and then the Queen died” is a story, but “the king died and then the Queen died of grief” is a plot. In our lives we live the story but fail to understand the plot. Continue reading