Episode 153: Rage-Filled Beast Monsters

Theme for the day(s) The Seven Deadly Sins – Wrath Agenda Summer project update SCWA Upcoming events and goings-on The 7 Deadly Sins recap Wrath as a character trait, motivation, and antagonizing force Segment 1 This summer we’re working on serialization projects. You can review the show where we covered the benefits and opportunities of…

Episode 152: Insatiable

On July 17th, Kasie and Rex took on “greed” in the 7 Deadly Sins series. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day(s) The Seven Deadly Sins Agenda Summer project update SCWA Upcoming events and goings-on The 7 Deadly Sins series Greed as a character trait Segment 1 This summer we’re working on serialization…

Episode 150: The Patriarchy and Male Character Clichés

On July 3rd, Kasie and Rex took on the idea of male character clichés and how the patriarchy seeps into every story whether we know it or not. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day(s) Male Cliches and The Patriarchy (dunh dunh duuunnnnh) Agenda What are some cliches and archetypes for male characters…

Episode 147: The virgin, the whore, and the madwoman

Theme for the day(s) The Virgin, the Whore, and the Madwoman: Female stereotypes in fiction Agenda This summer’s work Virgin, Whore, or Madwoman? Do these stereotypes still exist? How to avoid it? Link to the podcast Segment 1 So in June we’re going to be giving you some Independent Bookstore names, locations, and other fun…

Episode 145: Death in Fiction

On May 29th, Kasie and Rex were back in the studio to talk about how and when to kill a character and what that death should look like. Here are the show notes: Theme for the day(s) Death in Fiction Agenda Who dies When and how Writing an uncliched scene How to do it Link…