Mur Lafferty joins Oren, Mike, and Chris to talk about classic creatures.
How your story's big bad can stick in readers' minds.
Why this widespread story term isn't as catch-all as it looks.
How to choose which player kicks in the door of your campaign.
These earthly phenomena are stranger than fiction.
What to do when you've cracked the 50,000-word threshold.
These attributes will have readers raising their eyebrows.
These mobile games crafted fantastical worlds to get immersed in.
Your options for getting your fantastical landscape out there.
How your beginning can hook readers from the get-go.
How to generate side characters that stick at the drop of a hat.
Why some characters stick in readers' minds—and what we can learn from them.
How different RPGs have answered this freedom-vs-control debate.
Why life on these extreme planets might be more practical than you think.
How far you should tip your storytelling hand about an important character's fate.
How you can get paid to pen your favorite RPG's next edition.
The highlights from this year's social justice-focused storytelling convention.