Sufficiently advanced magic is indistinguishable from a broken setting.
Why are writers so bad at writing about writing?
Are you tempted by tropes? That's okay!
We were going to talk about wizards, but we couldn't agree on what they are.
Parents: they really get in the way when your underaged hero wants to have dangerous adventures
What is that last line even for?
Due to the linear nature of spacetime, stories have to start somewhere.
You thought this episode would have a topic other than plot twists, but, twist, the topic is plot twists!
Werewolves with smartphones, vampires on motorcycles, mages at school, and so many nightclubs!
Are you making a bold and progressive statement or simply reinforcing harmful norms?
How do you know which stories aren't yours to tell, and why should you care?
Things are heating up this week, because we're talking about dragons, salamanders, and more!
Is lost knowledge always found in the last place you look?
What people actually mean when they say “character driven,” and how plot strengthens character.
The term “prescriptivism” gets thrown around a lot, but what does it really mean?
But what is a flat character, really? Where did the term come from, and is it always bad?
Most writers will seek out editing at some point, but what kind of editing should you get?
Behold, an introduction, a beginning if you will, and we shall, heretofore, lay out the topic.
A phrase that sounds perfectly harmless to one person can be deeply unsettling to another.
Readers need to know things to understand your story.