HSW #25. Character & Dialogue

HSW #25. Character & Dialogue

In this episode of the How Story Works podcast, story expert Lani Diane Rich gives tips and tricks for writing great dialogue, and for understanding how essential it is to expressing character. Download the mp3 here. Subscribe to the show! iTunes • Stitcher • RSS Show...
HSW #24. The Keys to Character

HSW #24. The Keys to Character

In this episode of the How Story Works podcast, story expert Lani Diane Rich addresses the problem of likability, character arcs vs. character breaks, and how powerful the art of naming is to developing great characters. Download the mp3 here. Subscribe to the show!...
HSW #23. Writing Vulnerability

HSW #23. Writing Vulnerability

In this episode of the How Story Works podcast, story expert Lani Diane Rich discusses how to write vulnerability. Download the mp3 here. Subscribe to the show! iTunes • Stitcher • RSS Show notes: Want to get ahead of the game with the texts Lani talks about on the...
HSW #22. The Character Triangle

HSW #22. The Character Triangle

In this episode of the How Story Works podcast, Lani explains the character triangle, and how you can use it to create and appreciate great characters. Download the mp3 here. Subscribe to the show! iTunes • Stitcher • RSS Show notes: Download the Character Triangle....
HSW #21. Intro to Character

HSW #21. Intro to Character

In this episode of the How Story Works podcast, story expert Lani Diane Rich begins the discussion of character – what it is, how it works, and why it’s so important. Download the mp3 here. Subscribe to the show! iTunes • Stitcher • RSS Show notes: Want to...
HSW #20. Final Narrative Units

HSW #20. Final Narrative Units

In this episode of the How Story Works podcast, Lani finishes her discussion of narrative units with a discussion of scenes, acts, compositions and series. Also, she answers listener Julie’s question about conflict vs. character arc, and which is which. Download...