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United States

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Literature

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English


Episodes

14 | Music and Storytelling are Essentially the Same Thing

1/17/2018
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Daniel Poppie discusses why music and storytelling are similar and unique in contrast to more traditional forms of art.

Duration: 00:26:54


13 | The Most Important Part of a Story

1/10/2018
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Daniel Poppie looks at characters in a story and why he thinks they may be the key to writing good.

Duration: 00:35:21


12 | Is Art Good for Anything?

1/3/2018
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Art permeates our culture, but does it have a use? Or is it just something for entertainment?

Duration: 00:36:38


11 | Drinking on the Job and Some Bad Advice

12/27/2017
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Daniel Poppie talks about the classic quote "Write drunk; edit sober," and how the classic adage even professional writers take to heart is likely not the best way to create a solid artistic or literary work.

Duration: 00:36:55


10 | Can You Hear Me Now

12/20/2017
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Daniel Poppie talks piggybacks off of last week's topic to talk more about how unbelievable it is that two people are able to communicate.

Duration: 00:36:10


9 | So Annoying

12/13/2017
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Should characters be annoying? Is it good writing when you hate a character?

Duration: 00:37:59


8 | Originality is Awful

12/6/2017
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How does a person come up with original ideas when they write? Originality sucks.

Duration: 00:31:42


7 | The difference between creativity and imagination and your kids being terrible artists

11/28/2017
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I talk about how people often view creativity and imagination as the same things. I argue that creativity and imagination are two different things. Also, I talk about how children are not creative despite the common misconception, explaining why they are not and why the art they make is actually terrible.

Duration: 00:33:16


6 | What makes you a writer?

11/22/2017
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Host Daniel Poppie talks about the view most writers have about what makes a person a writer, what he thinks makes a person a writer, and why he disagrees with everyone.

Duration: 00:32:28


5 | I Themed a Theme

11/15/2017
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On this week's show of how to write good Daniel Poppie talks discusses viewpoints on theme and his disagreement with these viewpoints.

Duration: 00:33:12


4 | Super Mario is Greater than Duchamp

11/8/2017
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On this week's show of How to Write Good Daniel Poppie presents the argument that video-games are the best art of this generation.

Duration: 00:33:25


3 | For the Love of Logic

11/1/2017
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Daniel Poppie talks about logic this week, explaining what it is and its importance.

Duration: 00:33:40


2 | That Abysmal Empty Page Gazing back at You

10/24/2017
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Daniel Poppie explores writers block. What causes it? How can it be overcome? Why is understanding it and anything else on a deeper level important?

Duration: 00:34:31


1 | Why do people enjoy stories?

10/19/2017
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Daniel Poppie launches the first edition of "How to Write Good" on Public House Media with a brief look into why people enjoy stories and what makes a good story.

Duration: 00:30:51