Ariel, Chris, and Oren describe the difference between showing elaborate spectacle and simply telling what happens. They discuss how showing can invoke deep emotions and contemplate when telling is warranted. Listen to hear how writers enhance storytelling with showing and telling.
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Opening and closing theme: The Princess Who Saved Herself by Jonathan Coulton. Used with permission.
Southern Reach Trilogy by Jeff VanderMeer
The Cinder Spires: The Aeronaut’s Windlass by Jim Butcher
Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien
Welcome to Night Vale by Joseph Fink and Jeffery Cranor
New Moon (The Twilight Saga Book 2) by Stephanie Meyer
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