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The Storyteller’s Mission with Zena Dell Lowe

Zena Dell Lowe

Zena Dell Lowe is a seasoned and engaging teacher with a passion for writers and storytellers. Her focused, concise, and practical episodes (all roughly 20 minutes) not only explore the nuts and bolts of the craft, but also dive deep into the inner life of the artist and the "why" behind creativity. If you believe that story matters, you'll want to give this podcast a listen.
Episodes
Four Professional Breakthroughs I've had as a Writer that have Immediately Improved My OutcomesAugust 18, 2022 Episode artwork SPECIAL EPISODE: In this Keynote Presentation from Day 2 at The Well, Zena Demonstrates Four Clever Ways to Employ Visual Images that will Instantly Increase the Power of Your StoryAugust 11, 2022 Episode artwork Three A-Ha Moments from Other Writers that have Radically Impacted My CraftAugust 04, 2022 Episode artwork SPECIAL EPISODE: In this Keynote Presentation at The Well Creativity Conference, Zena Unravels Key Mistakes that Faith-based Writers MakeJuly 28, 2022 Episode artwork Immediately Improve Your Ability to Set Goals and Meet Deadlines with This One Easy TipJuly 21, 2022 Episode artwork The Top Ten Indicators that Your Main Character is Driving the ActionJuly 14, 2022 Episode artwork Four Critical Nuances to Incorporate When You Have a Selfish Protagonist July 07, 2022 Episode artwork Not All Stories Need a Happy Ending: Daring to Make Others Uncomfortable for the Sake of Truthful StorytellingJune 30, 2022 Episode artwork Crucial Factors Writers Must Overcome to Successfully Engage Culture in StoryJune 23, 2022 Episode artwork EMPATHY: The Number One Tool Writers Need to Develop Dynamic Characters June 16, 2022 Episode artwork Five Essential Dialogue Tricks to Help Clarify Your Storyline for Your ReadersJune 09, 2022 Episode artwork What Writers Need to Do at the Start of Each Scene to Keep Their Reader HookedJune 02, 2022 Episode artwork SPECIAL EPISODE: Zena Unpacks Critical Changes in the Marketplace that Impact the Types of Stories Being Sold as a Guest on Writer's Chat May 26, 2022 Episode artwork The Best Tip Ever on How to Reveal the Evolution of Important Character Relationships in StoryMay 19, 2022 Episode artwork Unlocking the Secret of How to Write Great Setups and Payoffs May 12, 2022 Episode artwork Two Easy Tips to Immediately Maximize the Dramatic Potential of Each SceneMay 05, 2022 Episode artwork How to Handle Coincidence and Avoid Red Herrings in StoryApril 28, 2022 Episode artwork Writing Funny: Why Comedy Feels Dangerous and How to Avoid Crossing the LineApril 21, 2022 Episode artwork Writing Funny: My Three Favorite Tools to Create Comedic Moments in StoryApril 14, 2022 Episode artwork Writing Funny: The Cardinal Rule of Comedy is SurpriseApril 07, 2022 Episode artwork Writing Funny: 2 Rules and 3 Tools to Build Suspense and Create Anticipation in ComedyMarch 31, 2022 Episode artwork Writing Funny: Good Humor is a Combination of Realism and ExaggerationMarch 24, 2022 Episode artwork Writing Funny: The Presence and Purpose of Hostility in ComedyMarch 17, 2022 Episode artwork Writing Funny: How to Target the Subject of Your Joke Without Destroying itMarch 10, 2022 Episode artwork Writing Funny: Foundational Tools & Principles for Using Humor in StoryMarch 03, 2022 Episode artwork