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Storytelling for Podcasters c2 The Story Structure

The Story Structure | Storytelling for Podcasters #2

Structure in any creative endeavor feels counterintuitive. But in the world of storytelling, the simple three act structure is still the foundation for most tales. The great thing is that it comes naturally. It’s the structure that flows through the books we read, the films we watch and the TV shows we devour. In the

Storytelling for Podcasters c6 Making Your Story Sing

Making Your Story Sing | Storytelling for Podcasters #6

In the last episode, I introduced you to The Story Stack, the framework I’ve developed to create stories more quickly. But storytelling is a creative act. Stories should be unique. If we create them using a set formula, they will inevitably start to sound all-too familiar. And nobody wants that. In stage one of The

characters and story arent just for fiction podcasts

Why Characters & Story Aren’t Just for Fiction Podcasts

So, let’s say that you’re working on a non-fiction podcast. You have a topic. You’ve researched data, interviewed experts, and now you have a lot of pieces of information. You want to find a way to focus the information into a cohesive story. If you can humanize the topic, your listeners are more likely to