Questions 507: He Said, She Said

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Roland asks:  What’s the right balance between using dialog tags and replacing them with action? Are there genre conventions regarding this?

Resources Mentioned:
The Complete Book of Screenwriting, by J. Michael Straczynski

Questions 502: Things That Make You Go Wow

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Simon asks: What’s one of your big “Oh, wow!” moments that inspired your creative brain?

Resources Mentioned:
Myths and Legends Podcast
Connections Series 1, Episode 8: Eat Drink and Be Merry
Connections, by James Burke

Questions 501: Third Person Omniscient

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Simon asks: How much head hopping is too much in third person omniscient? Can this be done well?

Resources Mentioned
Dune by Frank Herbert
The Silmarillion, by JRR Tolkien, read by Martin Shaw
The Parasol Protectorate by Gail Carriger

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