How to use the strengths of a distant perspective to make your story exciting.
What you can glean from the things these stories did well—and a few things they didn't.
What’s that, Jim is still here in the podcast? Okay, then it’s time to talk about Discworld.
Chris, Ariel, and Oren discuss transitions in writing and other media.
Chris, Mike, and Oren discuss the upsides and downsides of including non-humans in stories.
Chris, Mike, and Oren discuss how themes are a common part of worldbuilding.
Mike, Oren, and Chris are confounded by all-encompassing definition of anti-heroes on TV Tropes.
Oren, Chris, and Mike talk about breaking conventions in stories.
Why you should check out this fantastical turtle-borne series.
The pros and cons of making your imaginary planet stick close to home.
Mike, Oren and Chris discuss the weaknesses and strengths that come with episodic, overarching, and anthology stories.
Mur Lafferty joins Oren, Mike, and Chris to talk about classic creatures.