The Creative Writer's Toolbelt
About This Show
The Creative Writers Toolbelt gives practical accessible advice to Creative writers.
Each episode explores an aspect of creative writing technique, with examples, allowing you to apply what you learn immediately to your writing. We also throw in the occasional interview with writers and other artists, exploring their wisdom on subjects like story, style, character and the writing process.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 95 Into the crucible - empowering your work with symbol dilemma and innovation
In episodes 92 and 94 we explored the landscape of genre and trope, theme and moral, and in this episode we continue that exploration with a look at symbol and motif. We step back to look at how all of these aspects of creative writing are connected and how we can use the power of symbols, the fascination with diemma, and the potential to subvert tropes as tools to empower our work.