Mur Lafferty joins Oren, Mike, and Chris to talk about classic creatures.
Why this widespread story term isn't as catch-all as it looks.
What to do when you've cracked the 50,000-word threshold.
These attributes will have readers raising their eyebrows.
How your beginning can hook readers from the get-go.
Why some characters stick in readers' minds—and what we can learn from them.
How far you should tip your storytelling hand about an important character's fate.
The highlights from this year's social justice-focused storytelling convention.
These potential pairings split fandoms, no matter which side won the canon.
The pros and cons of these personality-lacking protagonists.
How your story can treat its darker-skinned characters like trash.
Steer clear of these finales, especially if you're new to storytelling.
Mike, Oren and Chris talk about what makes fairy tales unique and how they have changed over time.
Why you should steer clear of everything that anyone else has ever done before.
These protagonists were out of everyone else's league.
Mike, Oren, and Chris explore how science fiction is used to comment on contemporary issues.