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Co-hosts Luke and Deanne join Ian for a chat about what makes a great sequel and series. From Disney to Dark Souls, there’s so much to go over as the team canvas what success in ...

Melanie Joosten joins us as Ian Laking takes on co-hosting duties with special co-host Deanne Sheldon-Collins. This episode focuses on balance and the challenges writers face with...

Rose Michael is back and so is special co-host Deanne Sheldon-Collins. The pair talk with Joel about clash and conversation that literary writers have with spec fic.  The record...

Podcast favourite Earl Livings talks to Joel and Luke about the anxiety of the writing process and persisting past the first draft. Mentioned: Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse, L...

YA author Rachael Craw joins Joel and Ian to discuss moving from one writing project to the next, overcoming fears and working in a new world. Mentioned: Supernova Expo, Invisibly...

Fresh from another successful Speculate, Joel and Luke talk to Katherine Collette about the highs and lows of first drafts. Also discussed: Toastmasters, Conan and King of Kong. Th...

J. P. Pomare returns to the podcast to discuss improving as a writer and how to recognise improvement. Speculate is this weekend. If you want last minute tickets, get them here. ...

 The podcast crew return for the first episode of 2019. They discuss The Office, Crime and Punishment, submitting to publishers and the beginning and endings of literature and fil...

Earl Livings returns to the podcast to chat about award-winning spec-fic and metaphor in writing.  Find out more about Speculate here This podcast was recorded live at the Bruns...

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