How do we begin to construct a mystery plot, and to what extent is traditional story structure applicable?
In this special hour-long episode, we bid farewell to NaNoWriMo 2016, and discuss litotes, senses and fanfiction.
How do we orchestrate two non-linear stories at once? With great care!
Real-life flirtation can be complicated enough — how do make it work on the page?
Vulnerability is vital for characters — but what about writers?
When inspiration strikes, should we continue a classic?
How do we follow in the footsteps of greatness, and see imperfection as strength?
When adversity hits, how do we find our way back to the keyboard?
“Give me a place to stand and with a lever I will move the whole world.”
How do we keep our stories moving forward when our characters just won’t shut up?
What do we do when we love our stories, but hate our prose?
With just a few hours on the clock before National Novel Writing Month begins, how do we give ourselves the best chance of hitting fifty thousand words?