14. Goals

14. Goals

Today on How Story Works, the conversation is about goals: knowing what your characters want—and how they plan to get it!

13. Internal and External Conflict

13. Internal and External Conflict

Today on How Story Works, the conversation is about internal and external conflict. We derail into Game of Thrones, The Matrix, and Fleabag in our discussion of layering conflict lasagna, but we don’t feel conflicted about that. 

11. Conflict 101

11. Conflict 101

How Story Works Conversations season 2 is all about conflict. In this episode, we dive into the purpose of conflict and examine narrative conflict, mundane conflict, and false conflict. 

8. Josh Siegal

8. Josh Siegal

Shut up, Glen!

Today on How Story Works Conversations, we interview the incredibly talented Josh Siegel about his work as a writer and actor on The Good Place.

7. Luke Arnold

7. Luke Arnold

Today on How Story Works Conversations, we talk with Luke Arnold about his first novel, The Last Smile in Sunder City, his work on Black Sails, and his creative insight as both writer and actor.