Storytellers need to think twice before giving the side-eye to these actions.
Five storytelling tropes that harm trans people—and what to do instead.
Five reasons why you might want to include oppression in your story—and why they're wrong.
How MacFarlane's Star Trek parody failed its female cast.
Stories about oppression can change real-world views, but without care it could be for the worse.
Why characters suffering for the sins of the player doesn't deter disruption—and what to do instead.
You never know what hidden boogeymen might be waiting to steal your words away.
Tragedy can make for high drama, but appropriating it from someone else can do real harm.
Why treating the players as a GM's playthings makes for a bad RPG experience.
For better queer rep in your story, look out for these red flags.
These stories' actions spoke louder than their words—and the results left audiences perplexed.
Hitpoints and wound penalties cover a PC’s physical health, but what about their mental health?
Five things our ancestors lived without—and that your story should absolutely have.
How to prevent these negative habits from tanking your campaign.
Every tale will make some missteps, even if it mostly lands on its feet.
To improve your story's disability representation, steer clear of these red flags.
Five popular storytelling ideas that you'd be better off ignoring.
How your story can do its best to advance social justice.