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    • Society & Culture
    • 5.0 • 11 Ratings

Join Christina and a guest as they talk about their original characters: the Good, the Bad, and the Self-Inserts!
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    084 - Daniel and the Order of the Immortal Lotus

    084 - Daniel and the Order of the Immortal Lotus

    Welcome to the Home for Wayward OCs! Today’s episode features Daniel and his warrior OCs from the Order of the Immortal Lotus! We discuss nuanced characters, education in TTRPGs, magical item ethics, recommended viewing, and the future of representation.
    This episode contains mentions of setting-relevant violence and colonization.
    Theme: “Violet” by Podington Bear
    Email: waywardocpod@gmail.com
    Twitter: @waywardocpod and #WaywardOCpod
    Network: @cornerpodnet and cornerpodcastnetwork@gmail.com
    Christina (she/her): @cwoodsart
    Daniel (he/him): @DanielHKwan, @AznsRepresent, patreon.com/danielhkwan and patreon.com/aznsrepresent
    Friendly Pod Promo: Fables Around the Table: Firelight @TableFablesPod

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    • 54 min
    083 - Margeaux and Nytra

    083 - Margeaux and Nytra

    Welcome to the Home for Wayward OCs! Today’s episode features Margeaux and her survivor OC Nytra Xar! We discuss friends’ OCs, kyber crystals, Cursed Sword Time, last-session hugs, and healing.
    This episode contains mentions of setting-relevant violence, child soldiers, grief, and loss of limb.
    Theme: “Violet” by Podington Bear
    Email: waywardocpod@gmail.com
    Twitter: @waywardocpod and #WaywardOCpod
    Network: @cornerpodnet and cornerpodcastnetwork@gmail.com
    Christina (she/her): @cwoodsart
    Margeaux (she/her)
    Friendly Pod Promo: Star Wars Made Me Gay (@MakeMomProudProject and @DingDangIndustries on Instagram)

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    • 50 min
    082 - Xan and Fenn

    082 - Xan and Fenn

    Welcome to the Home for Wayward OCs! Today’s episode features Xan and their go-with-the-flow OC Fenn! We discuss collaborative worldbuilding, magic, Names, friendship and crushes, and being vulnerable.
    This episode contains mentions of setting-relevant violence, death, and animal abuse.
    Theme: “Violet” by Podington Bear
    Email: waywardocpod@gmail.com
    Twitter: @waywardocpod and #WaywardOCpod
    Network: @cornerpodnet and cornerpodcastnetwork@gmail.com
    Christina (she/her): @cwoodsart
    Xan (he/they): @InXanity (Twitter, Twitch)
    The Blackfeather Guild can be found at https://www.twitch.tv/Ravvyn/.
    Friendly Pod Promo: Many Realms (@therealmscast)

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    • 1 hr 9 min
    081 - Jacob and Parker

    081 - Jacob and Parker

    Welcome to the Home for Wayward OCs! Today’s episode features Jacob and their inventive OC, Parker Prophet, Contract Rider Java! We discuss theming, getting fired, Forms, perfection, and being nice.
    This episode contains mentions of terrorism, murder, violence, death, an apocalypse, and parental death.
    Theme: “Violet” by Podington Bear
    Email: waywardocpod@gmail.com
    Twitter: @waywardocpod and #WaywardOCpod
    Network: @cornerpodnet and cornerpodcastnetwork@gmail.com
    Christina (she/her): @cwoodsart
    Jacob (they/them): @SameAsItEverWoz
    The Contract Riders system can be found here: https://red-requiem.itch.io/cr-fate 
    Friendly Pod Promo: So You Think You Can Fanon (@SYTYCFanon)

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    • 1 hr 11 min
    080 - Brandon and Sharir

    080 - Brandon and Sharir

    Welcome to the Home for Wayward OCs! Today's episode features Brandon and his displaced OC Sharir! We discuss three playbooks, The Time Grab, teammates, Leadership, and adapted characters.
    This episode contains mentions of child soldiers, murder, assassins, serial killers, and comic-relevant violence.
    Theme: “Violet” by Podington Bear
    Email: waywardocpod@gmail.com
    Twitter: @waywardocpod and #WaywardOCpod
    Network: @cornerpodnet and cornerpodcastnetwork@gmail.com
    Christina (she/her): @cwoodsart
    Brandon (he/him): @DiceComics
    Friendly Pod Promo: Black Girl Nerds (@BlackGirlNerds)

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    • 58 min
    079 - Chea and Zhaki

    079 - Chea and Zhaki

    Welcome to the Home for Wayward OCs! Today’s episode features Chea and their competént OC, Zhaki Se’lechi! We discuss artistic communities, pilgrimages, solar punk, The Team, and love.
    This episode contains mentions of violence, environmental crises, political upheaval, discrimination, and genoicide.
    Theme: “Violet” by Podington Bear
    Email: waywardocpod@gmail.com
    Twitter: @waywardocpod and #WaywardOCpod
    Network: @cornerpodnet and cornerpodcastnetwork@gmail.com
    Christina (she/her): @cwoodsart
    Chea (they/them): @SharkTeath (Twitter, Instagram, TikTok), SharkTeath.com
    Friendly Pod Promo: Nikoli’s Kitchen (@NikolisKitchen, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)

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    • 1 hr 34 min

Customer Reviews

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11 Ratings

11 Ratings

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A Real Delight to Listen To

Out of all the podcasts I listened to, I’ve never heard any guest tell such powerful stories about themselves through the creation of original characters except in this podcast. Absolutely fantastic!

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A fun podcast

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