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Matt Bird and James Kennedy
Secrets of Story Podcast
Podcast by Matt Bird and James Kennedy
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5.0 stars from 29 ratings
Really though provoking
I’ve listened to the first five of this six part podcast. It’s an intense experience hearing Matt and James argue back and forth! But it’s also super useful thinking about things from at least two different perspectives. My favourite episode so far was the POV episode which Matth & James did with...Read full review »
CharissaRB via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 05/29/18
Write on!
I started listening to this podcast after hearing Matt on the Narrative Breakdown and always found his input insightful. This podcast is no different and I even bought the book (am waiting for the postman now). I like James' ideas and insights too, bringing a totally different perspective to the...Read full review »
Alexmay57 via Apple Podcasts · Great Britain · 01/13/17
These guys pack a lot of information into ~30 minutes! Very useful stuff.
sverre88 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 12/09/16
Recent Episodes
Matt and James examine James's first novel to see if it matches some of the writing rules we've discussed over the years.
Published 05/29/21
Last episode's guest Lou Anders returns with more storytelling tricks, including a way to break your story into four quarters: Orphan, Wanderer, Warrior, and Martyr.
Published 04/20/21
Matt and James welcome the delightful novelist Lou Anders who expands on Head Heart Gut with a list of eight archetypes hiding in many great stories.
Published 03/19/21
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