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In-Depth Series: Random Elements of Storytelling

  • Number of episodes: 19
  • Open/closed: closed
  • Date of earliest show: 2017-12-07
  • Date of latest show: 2019-07-23
  • Series RSS feeds: ogg, spx, mp3
lostnbronx leads us on an investigation of the fundamentals of story telling.

hpr2862 :: Art vs. Commerce In Storytelling hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2019-07-23. Duration: 00:13:50. Flag: Clean.
Tags: stories, storytelling, art, commerce, lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx examines stories as both art and products.

hpr2789 :: Pacing In Storytelling hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2019-04-11. Duration: 00:16:38. Flag: Clean.
Tags: stories, storytelling, pacing, lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx takes a stab at explaining why the pace of your story matters.

hpr2776 :: Sub-Plots In Storytelling hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2019-03-25. Duration: 00:18:13. Flag: Clean.
Tags: stories, storytelling, sub-plots, lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx looks at the importance of tightly-structured subplots in storytelling.

hpr2753 :: Specific Settings In Storytelling hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2019-02-20. Duration: 00:17:07. Flag: Clean.
Tags: stories, storytelling, setting, lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx looks at why you might choose specific settings for your tales.

hpr2728 :: The Unreliable Narrator In Storytelling hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2019-01-16. Duration: 00:13:34. Flag: Clean.
Tags: stories,storytelling,narration,lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx looks at unreliable narrators and narrative techniques in stories.

hpr2718 :: Genre In Storytelling hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2019-01-02. Duration: 00:12:30. Flag: Clean.
Tags: stories,storytelling,genre,lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx takes a look at the importance of genre in storytelling.

hpr2687 :: Some Additional Talk About Characters -- 02 hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2018-11-20. Duration: 00:12:30. Flag: Clean.
Tags: stories,storytelling,characters,lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx takes a look at what sorts of characters work best for certain types of tales. Part 02.

hpr2680 :: Some Additional Talk About Characters -- 01 hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2018-11-09. Duration: 00:12:26. Flag: Clean.
Tags: stories,storytelling,characters,lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx takes a look at what sorts of characters work best for certain types of tales. Part 01.

hpr2670 :: Character Arcs In Storytelling hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2018-10-26. Duration: 00:14:53. Flag: Clean.
Tags: stories,storytelling,character arcs,lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx looks character arcs, and their role in storytelling.

hpr2643 :: The Payoff In Storytelling hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2018-09-19. Duration: 00:11:17. Flag: Clean.
Tags: stories,storytelling,endings,lostnbronx.
A brief look at the emotional structure of story endings.

hpr2584 :: Plot Twists In Storytelling hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2018-06-28. Duration: 00:11:59. Flag: Clean.
Tags: storytelling,plot twists,lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx examines plot twists, including the different types, and how they can be used.

hpr2563 :: Action In Storytelling hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2018-05-30. Duration: 00:17:45. Flag: Clean.
Tags: storytelling,action.
Lostnbronx looks at different uses of action in storytelling.

hpr2548 :: Single Vs Multiple Characters hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2018-05-09. Duration: 00:17:30. Flag: Clean.
Tags: storytelling,writing,characters,lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx looks at why single or multiple main characters are better in stories.

hpr2536 :: Lostnbronx examines points-of-view and tenses in storytelling. hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2018-04-23. Duration: 00:16:53. Flag: Clean.
Tags: storytelling,stories,pov,tense,writing,lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx examines points-of-view and tenses in storytelling.

hpr2531 :: Plot And Story hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2018-04-16. Duration: 00:14:26. Flag: Clean.
Tags: storytelling,plot,story,character,background,lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx shares some thoughts about the nature of plot and story in storytelling.

hpr2527 :: Reviews Vs. Critiques hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2018-04-10. Duration: 00:13:59. Flag: Clean.
Tags: storytelling,review,critique,lostnbronx,film,writing,audio drama,tv.
Lostnbronx contrasts "reviews" with "critiques", which are not the same things.

hpr2522 :: Flashbacks In Storytelling hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2018-04-03. Duration: 00:10:56. Flag: Clean.
Tags: storytelling,flashback,lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx takes a breezy look at the narrative technique of the flashback.

hpr2484 :: The Big Idea hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2018-02-08. Duration: 00:19:24. Flag: Clean.
Tags: writing,storytelling,lostnbronx, science fiction,fantasy,history,historical romance, story structure.
A breezy look at what a "big idea" means in storytelling.

hpr2439 :: Internal Logic of Stories hosted by lostnbronx

Released: 2017-12-07. Duration: 00:19:12. Flag: Clean.
Tags: stories,storytelling,gaming,rpg,movies,writing,star trek,stardrifter,warp,starjump,lostnbronx.
Lostnbronx talks about stories and story consistency.