BSY #16. Farming with Fairy Dust

In this episode of Big Strong Yes, story expert Lani Diane Rich and researcher Dr. Kelly Jones discuss creative communities, subversive gladness, and the ticklish joy of paradoxes as they finish up Part 3: Permission in Elizabeth Gilbert’s Big Magic.

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Still Pretty #21. Never Leave Me

In this episode of Still Pretty, story expert Lani Diane Rich discusses the maybe-evil of Principal Wood, the beneath-Andrew of the gay panic, and the true better-than-love between Buffy and Spike in Never Leave Me (S7.09)

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BSY #15. Let the Girl Go

In this episode of Big Strong Yes, story expert Lani Diane Rich and researcher Dr. Kelly Jones talk about originality, authenticity and entitlement (the good kind) from Part 3: Permission in Elizabeth Gilbert’s Big Magic.

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Sex & Whisky #5. Car on Two Wheels

In this episode of Sex & Whisky, story expert Lani Diane Rich brings out the narrative theory to discuss how Claire’s been done wrong in the storytelling, while still squeeing over the print shop for Outlander Season 3, Episode 5, Freedom & Whisky.

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BSY #14. The Natural Shape of You

In this episode of Big Strong Yes, story expert Lani Diane Rich and researcher Dr. Kelly Jones take on fairy dust, the tiger’s tail, and finding their natural shape in the remainder of Part 2: Enchantment in Elizabeth Gilbert’s Big Magic.

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HSW #27. The End of the Beginning

In this episode of the How Story Works podcast, story expert Lani Diane Rich finishes up the basics of narrative theory, and sets out her plan for the rest of the podcast.

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Sex & Whisky #4. Chasing Ghosts

In this episode of Sex & Whisky, story expert Lani Diane Rich talks about Outlander S3.04, Of Lost Things, in which Jamie starts a new life and leaves it, and Claire leaves an old life behind… for now.

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BSY #13. Poetry Slut

In this episode of Big Strong Yes, story expert Lani Diane Rich and researcher Dr. Kelly Jones dive into Part 2: Enchantment of Elizabeth Gilbert’s Big Magic, searching for their joy, wrestling with gremlins, and going to bed with a different poet every night.

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HSW # 26. Stereotypes, Archetypes & Tropes

In this episode of the How Story Works podcast, story expert Lani Diane Rich talks about the value of originality and how that relates to stereotypes, archetypes and tropes.

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Sex & Whisky #3. The Prisoner & The Exile

In this episode of Sex & Whisky, story expert Lani Diane Rich discusses Jamie’s role as chieftain, Frank’s ignominious demise, and the power of names in Outlander Season 3, Episode 3, All Debts Paid.

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