Featuring: Flame talks to SirSapling about fanart - creation, distribution, inspiration. Then Flerret have a discussion about the nature of storytelling - both why and how we do it as humans (Ferret is still investigating the mechanics for animals) - before we hear from you in Community Talks and check in with OnlyMoreLove and Marie for your Events Forecast.
Featuring: Flame talks to BladeoftheNebula about AUs and the power of creating our own universes - which leads Ferret and Flame to have their own conversation about alternate universes and they focus on three specific ones to analyze: coffee shops, space, and modern/superhero. Then Flerret get personal with an honest conversation about feedback and validation before segueing into minis about Trope-Off, animal gossip, your feedback to us, and an announcement about Tony's birthday!
Featuring: Flame talks to Alex of Fannish Podcast, Flame and Ferret discuss finding joy and protecting it, and we dive into our first segment on mechanics in Creator Corner, looking at Point of View. In minis, we tell you about our podfic reclist, hear from the community, Prof Flame gives a lecture on Sherlock Holmes and the origins of fandom, and you get your events forecast.
Featuring: Flame and Ferret discuss the tumblr porn purge, the factors that may have led up to it, and where we go from here. We dive into the concept of "moar cake" also known as "The Two Cakes Principle" and what it means for new creators. In minis, we get a trope-off update, hear from the community, and get your events forecast.