Every week the Mythcreants geek out about spec fic and storytelling. You can follow the podcast on Apple Podcasts (iTunes), Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Spotify, or with our xml feed: http://feeds.feedblitz.com/MythcreantsPodcast

316 – Prescriptivism

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The term “prescriptivism” gets thrown around a lot, often to describe some pretty bad behavior, but what does it really mean? That’s what we’re investigating this week, because we don’t want to be prescriptivist about it. We discuss how language changes depending on context, what … read more »

315 – Flat Characters

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We’ve all called a character flat before, usually when we didn’t like them. “Ugh, this villain is only doing evil for evil’s sake, how flat!” But what is a flat character, really? Where did the term come from, and is it always bad? Today, we’re … read more »

308 – Fanfiction

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Due to a number of prejudices and misunderstandings, a lot of people don’t understand what fanfiction is or how it works. Today, we aim to fix that. We talk about what makes something fanfiction, why most of the negativity around it is unearned, and what … read more »