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              August 2nd, 2018

              Raiders of the Lost Ark and Multiple Storyforms

              Episode #65

              July 5th, 2018

              The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi

              Episode #64

              May 25th, 2018

              Demystifying the Plot Points of a Complete Story

              Episode #63

              Story Driver

              April 26th, 2018

              Making Meaning Out of the Meaningless

              Episode #62

              The Storyform

              March 28th, 2018

              The 2018 Academy Awards

              Episode #61

              Main Character Throughline, Influence Character Throughline, Main Character Benchmark, and Influence Character Benchmark

              March 7th, 2018

              The Relationship Story Throughline Is Not An Argument

              Episode #60

              Relationship Story Throughline and Story Limit

              February 28th, 2018

              Connecting the Main Character to the Overall Story

              Episode #59

              Main Character Throughline, Overall Story Throughline, and Narrative Argument

              February 20th, 2018

              2018: The Year of Abundance

              Episode #58

              Narrative Argument and Genre

              December 20th, 2017

              The Narrative First Atomizer

              Episode #57

              Crucial Element

              December 5th, 2017

              Story Structure Senioritis

              Episode #56

              November 17th, 2017

              How to Outline Your Story with the Plot Sequence Report

              Episode #55

              Plot Sequence

              November 3rd, 2017

              The Same Story: Aliens and Blade Runner: 2049

              Episode #54

              October 25th, 2017

              The Power of Implied Story Points

              Episode #53

              October 18th, 2017

              Handling Subplots with the Dramatica Storyform

              Episode #52

              October 10th, 2017

              The Right Way to Use Dramatica

              Episode #51

              October 4th, 2017

              Robert McKee and Syd Field Hate Dramatica

              Episode #50

              September 26th, 2017

              Your Story is Schrödinger's Cat

              Episode #49

              September 19th, 2017

              The Fugitive: When a Situation Isn't a Situation

              Episode #48

              September 12th, 2017

              Get Out and Breaking Structure for Shock Value

              Episode #47

              September 6th, 2017

              Everything You've Been Told About Story is Wrong

              Episode #46

              August 29th, 2017

              The Final Word on Captain America: Civil War

              Episode #45

              August 22nd, 2017

              Figuring Out the Throughlines of a Complete Narrative

              Episode #44

              August 15th, 2017

              Protagonists and Antagonists, Bad Guys and Good Guys

              Episode #43

              August 8th, 2017

              The Civil War Over Captain America: Civil War

              Episode #42

              August 1st, 2017

              Moonlight: Writing the Personal Story Through Propaganda

              Episode #41

              June 21st, 2017

              The Final Word on Generating Dramatic Tension in Your Story

              Episode #39

              June 6th, 2017

              Run With Me

              Episode #40

              May 8th, 2017

              Discovering Dramatica and the Genesis of Narrative First: Part Two

              Episode #38

              Four Throughlines, The Storyform, Dramatica, The Hero's Journey, Inciting Incident, Story Driver, and Plot Points

              April 14th, 2017

              Discovering Dramatica and the Genesis of Narrative First: Part One

              Episode #37

              Four Throughlines and The Storyform

              April 8th, 2017

              James Bond is NOT the Antagonist

              Episode #36

              March 31st, 2017

              Narrative Science and the Dawning of the Singularity

              Episode #35

              Main Character Throughline and Influence Character Throughline

              March 24th, 2017

              What Story Structure Looks Like to Your Characters

              Episode #34

              March 16th, 2017

              The Most Boring Storyform in the Entire World

              Episode #33

              The Storyform

              March 8th, 2017

              Arrival & The Zero-Sum Game

              Episode #32

              The Storyform, Main Character Throughline, Overall Story Throughline, and Story Goal

              March 1st, 2017

              The Best Picture of 2016 Doesn't Have a Story

              Episode #31

              Storymind, Main Character Throughline, and Overall Story Throughline

              December 1st, 2016

              The Crucial Element to Telling a Great Story

              Episode #30

              Crucial Element, Storymind, Main Character Throughline, and Overall Story Throughline

              November 22nd, 2016

              Finding Your Own Unique Voice When Writing for Nanowrimo

              Episode #29

              Main Character Throughline, Influence Character Throughline, and Main Character Resolve

              November 17th, 2016

              Finding Inspiration for Nanowrimo Within a Great Story

              Episode #28

              Gists

              November 10th, 2016

              Trolls, Hacksaw Ridge, and Brainstorming a Brand New Genre

              Episode #27

              Gists

              November 3rd, 2016

              Captain Fantastic and Creating a Story from Scratch for Nanowrimo

              Episode #26

              Four Throughlines

              October 27th, 2016

              Discovering the Hidden Code Within a Great Story

              Episode #25

              Four Throughlines

              October 20th, 2016

              How to Analyze a Narrative with Dramatica

              Episode #24

              PASS and Scenes

              October 13th, 2016

              Ex Machina Mea Culpa

              Episode #23

              Influence Character Throughline and Main Character Throughline

              October 4th, 2016

              An Introduction to Scene Construction with Dramatica

              Episode #22

              Scenes, SRCA, PRCO, PASS, and Events

              September 27th, 2016

              Getting Personal with Your Storytelling

              Episode #21

              Main Character Approach

              September 20th, 2016

              The Essential Ingredients of Every Complete Story

              Episode #20

              Main Character Resolve, Main Character Growth, and Inequity

              September 14th, 2016

              The True Nature of Story

              Episode #19

              Main Character Resolve and Story Outcome

              September 6th, 2016

              Does Your Main Character Build Resistance or Facilitate Flow?

              Episode #18

              Main Character Approach and Story Driver

              August 30th, 2016

              Defining the Feeling of Tension in Your Story

              Episode #17

              Main Character Problem-Solving Style, Main Character Growth, and Story Judgment

              August 23rd, 2016

              Predicting Who Will Listen to Your Storyform

              Episode #16

              Main Character Problem-Solving Style and Story Limit

              August 16th, 2016

              Using Dramatica to Assess Narratives in the Real World

              Episode #15

              Main Character Throughline, Main Character Resolve, Story Outcome, and Story Judgment

              August 9th, 2016

              9 Steps Towards Telling Your Story

              Episode #14

              Story Limit, Story Outcome, Story Judgment, Main Character Throughline, Influence Character Throughline, Main Character Resolve, and Relationship Story Throughline

              August 2nd, 2016

              Transforming Real Life Into A Story and Disney's Moana

              Episode #13

              Influence Character Throughline, Relationship Story Throughline, and Main Character Throughline

              July 26th, 2016

              Star Trek: The Case for Writing a Screenplay with Dramatica

              Episode #12

              Main Character Resolve, Main Character Growth, Story Judgment, Main Character Throughline, Influence Character Throughline, and Relationship Story Throughline

              July 19th, 2016

              The Difference Between Star Trek and Star Wars

              Episode #11

              Concern, Overall Story Concern, and Overall Story Throughline

              July 13th, 2016

              Supercharging the Conflict in Your Story

              Episode #10

              Conflict and Story Driver

              July 5th, 2016

              Batman vs. Superman vs. Deadpool

              Episode #9

              Quad Theory

              June 28th, 2016

              Zootopia and Batman Begins

              Episode #8

              Story Limit

              June 2nd, 2016

              Making Things Uncomfortable for Your Main Character

              Episode #7

              May 26th, 2016

              How to End Writer's Block Forever

              Episode #6

              May 13th, 2016

              Discovering the Story You Never Knew

              Episode #5

              May 2nd, 2016

              Finding Your True Self Through Writing

              Episode #4

              April 25th, 2016

              The Power of the Playgrounds

              Episode #3

              April 19th, 2016

              Analysis of Inside Out

              Episode #2

              March 7th, 2016

              The Problem with Reverse-Engineering Dramatica

              Episode #1

              Dramatica