Folklore and fantasy themes aimed at creative writers: to start writing stories and challenge your brain with exciting ideas, dip into this kitbag. Learn how fantasy worlds draw on real world history, mythology, and folklore. And there's weekly news from the world of fantasy fiction too, plus fabulous creatures, studies on folk tales, nature fables and lots more mythical, magical fun.
Flippin' Fantasy Tropes
12 ways to flip classic fantasy tropes on their head, plus what is a story frame?
Interview with a paranormal investigator
An interview with paranormal investigator Dr. Kristy Sumner. She is a founding member of Soul Sisters Paranormal. Her team investigate paranormal activity using scientific methods. If you are writing about the spirit world, hauntings, ghosts, or poltergeists, you will want to listen to this informative and exciting show!
Why are some places more haunted than others?
Paranormal: Why are ghosts found in haunted places? Plus, get creative — three easy ways to generate unique words for your fiction
Take charge of your creativity!
Celebrating the 100th episode of the Myth & Magic podcast with the ten most popular shows so far. Also, break the yoke on your talent to take charge of your creativity!
What is the infinite transition process? How does it affect authorship (and the reality of a writer?) Also, what authors can learn from famous discoverers. And nine ways to be an adventurous writer
How Göbekli Tepe gives us clues about how civilization begins. Are you brave enough to set your fantasy in 10,000 BC? Also, how to explore your para-other: three ways to change your regular line of thinking and become more creative.
Good fun and very thought provoking chat. Thank you Neil for the interesting questions :)