CALL TO ADVENTURE Odysseus leaves Ithaca to fight in the Trojan War. The war lasts 10 years. Odysseus helps end the war by creating a large wooden horse. After the war was over, Odysseus and his men sail home for Ithaca.
MENTORS/HELPERS Euamues helps Odysseus reclaim his throne and give him food and water. Athena disguises odysseus so he won't be recognized by the suitors. Calypso saved Odysseus by providing Odysseus with a veil that keeps him safe and a raft. Zeus, even though he causes strife for odysseus, he doesn't kill him
TESTS/ENEMIES The sirens were trying to lure the men to their deaths. Charybdis is a sea monster who sucked in Odysseus' men and destroyed his boat. Scylla was a monster who ate some of Odysseus' men. Polyphemus was a cyclopes who's dad was Poesiden, he trapped Odysseus and his men in his cave then ate 6 of his men.