How Story Works #30. The Value of Criticism

How Story Works #30. The Value of Criticism

In this episode of the How Story Works YouTube series and podcast, story expert Lani Diane Rich prepares to dive into advanced criticism with a talk about the value of criticism, both for writers and non-writers. Download the mp3 here. Subscribe to the show! iTunes...
How Story Works #29. Narrative and Life

How Story Works #29. Narrative and Life

In this episode of the How Story Works YouTube series and podcast, story expert Lani Diane Rich talks about the magic of narrative and the responsibility of the critic in engaging with the stories they study. Download the mp3 here. Subscribe to the show! iTunes...
How Story Works #28. Magic and Craft

How Story Works #28. Magic and Craft

In this episode of the How Story Works YouTube series and podcast, story expert Lani Diane Rich returns to narrative theory with a quick review of the concepts from the first 27 podcast episodes, and follows that up with a discussion of the separate but equally...
HSW #27. The End of the Beginning

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. Download the mp3 here. Subscribe to the show! iTunes • Stitcher • RSS Show notes: Want to get...
HSW # 26. Stereotypes, Archetypes & Tropes

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. Download the mp3 here. Subscribe to the show! iTunes • Stitcher • RSS Show notes: Want to get...
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...