We start the episode by talking about our awful writing output and cool narrative structures. Then we get into an open discussion on why we think people are so drawn to heroes and stories about overcoming obstacles. 

We also discuss the adventure story and why we think people like reading about epic adventures that could never really happen but wish would. 

A Murakami Minute: The Elephant Vanishes Part 2 Drunken Pen Writing Podcast

In today's episode, we discuss three more stories from Haruki Murakami's short story collection, The Elephant Vanishes. In this one, we cover themes of obsession, living a mundane, unfulfilling existence, and weird creeps!
  1. A Murakami Minute: The Elephant Vanishes Part 2
  2. DBS #55: The Best Fantasy Characters Of All Time
  3. A Murakami Minute: The Elephant Vanishes Part One
  4. #93: Talking About Character Motivations
  5. DBS #54 Taking New Reading Paths

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