Excalibyrn are drawn to danger, the wilderness, and challenges. With the heart of a hero, the mind of a magician, and the spirit of an outlaw, everything is a quest. These are the swords of humanity, these masters of risk and rebirth who know when to sever and when to defend.
The Excalibyrn are the champions of courage and explorers of the unknown. They are fascinated with how people engage with our environment, how we embark on quests, face challenges, and overcome obstacles.
They embody the “hero” archetype and are drawn to writing full of action and excitement. The Valiant Seekers, as they are sometimes called, are inspired by the likes of Indiana Jones, Robin Hood, Katniss Everdeen, Jason Bourne, and Lara Croft.
Inspired by the flame, ash, and rebirth of the phoenix, they’ll stop at nothing to bring their stories to life. So if you’re ready for an action-packed adventure that’ll keep you on the edge of your seat, then buckle up and join the Adventurers on their journey.
These authors like to leave a mark, and thrive in breaking rules, earning influence, and mastering the work they do.
Daily Writing Habit
Set a specific time each day to write, and set aside a dedicated space for writing. Start with a brainstorming session to generate ideas, and then focus on writing quickly and energetically, keeping the action and adventure elements front and center.
Start with a clear goal in mind, and allow yourself to be fully immersed in the world you’re creating. Keep the stakes high and the pace fast. Let your imagination run wild, and don’t be afraid to take risks and push boundaries.
Best time of day to write
Excalibyrn tend to be energetic and spontaneous, so they may find that they are most productive in the morning or early afternoon when they have the most energy. However, some may also be night owls and prefer to write late into the night.
Excalibyrn tend to be energetic and spontaneous, so they may prefer a strong coffee or tea to keep them alert and focused.
Inspired by the adventurous, action-packed, and daring aspects of writing, these writers like adventures too. To boost their awareness, they can try activities such as hiking, rock climbing, or even parkour. They might engage in intense cardio exercises, like running, cycling, or jumping rope, to get their heart rate up and stimulate their imagination.
Dear St. George and St. Joan of Arc, Please guide me on my journey as a writer of action and adventure. Give me the courage to take risks and the imagination to create worlds that inspire and excite. Help me to bring my stories to life with energy and passion. Amen.
Archetypes: Hero, Magician, Outlaw
Characters: Indiana Jones, Katniss Everdeen, Jason Bourne, Lara Croft, Captain America, Aragorn, Harry Potter, Odysseus, Robin Hood
Patrons: St. Thomas Aquinas, St. Therese of Lisieux
Historical figures: Julius Caesar, Alexander the Great, and Marco Polo.
Motto: What we do in life echoes in eternity.
This video explores the central archetype of the warrior. While crafted for men, the role of the warrior is equally accessed by men and women. Mature content advisory.