A 19th century artistic movement, in MY writing? It's more likely than you think!
The story is tense, but could it be... *more* tense?
How many is too many?
We have to go back!
Is it better than the books? Yes, but better how, exactly?
We must all appreciate the hard working verb.
Our main advice on meta mysteries is: don’t.
Let's play Ghost or No Ghost.
How much backstory should your story have?
We're in the “similes are metaphors” camp.
When we say conflict, we do not necessarily mean physical violence.
Where does the magic of a podcast come from?
Is it a framework or is it a conceptual model or is it a theoretical model?
What if I just take most of my characters and replace them with animal companions?
Surprise, it was a red herring.
Readers have a surprisingly small amount of attention span to learn new words.
We're serious podcasters, and you should take us very seriously.
What if you put a spell... in an item?
It’s the invisible force that makes us feel like characters deserve good things or bad things.
No critical analysis to be found here, just wholesome magic content.