Story Craft For Writers – by Jonathan McKinney – Episode 002 – Mr Vandermar’s Pigeon

Story Craft For Writers – by Jonathan McKinney – Episode 002 – Mr Vandermar’s Pigeon

Siren Stories author Jonathan McKinney discusses a scene from Neil Gaiman’s Neverwhere.  He talks about scene level conflict and using to enrich scenes and progress narrative.

@Jon_McK

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Story Craft For Writers – by Jonathan McKinney – Episode 001

Story Craft For Writers – by Jonathan McKinney – Episode 001

Siren Stories author Jonathan McKinney introduces his new podcast where he will be discussing the craft of writing, offering tips on conflict, story structure, dialogue and characterisation using examples from popular works of fiction both in novel and on screen format.

@Jon_Mck

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Jessica Jones – Episode 111 – AKA I’ve Got The Blues – Part Two

Siren Stories: The Podcast – Jessica Jones – Episode 111 – AKA I’ve Got The Blues – Part Two

Jonathan McKinney and J.J. Barnes talk about episode 11 of series one of Jessica Jones, the Marvel Cinematic Universe Netflix Original TV series.

They discuss how after last weeks incredibly tense episode AKA 1000 Cuts, this episode gets off to a really slow start.  They debate the value of the flashback sequences to Jessica’s childhood experiences with Patsy, discuss the drawn out nature of the morgue exploration sequences, and then share their excitement and fear over the arrival of Simpson in the form of a new enemy and how tense and frightening those scenes are.

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Jessica Jones – Episode 111 – AKA I’ve Got The Blues – Part One

Siren Stories: The Podcast – Jessica Jones – Episode 111 – AKA I’ve Got The Blues – Part One

Jonathan McKinney and J.J. Barnes talk about episode 11 of series one of Jessica Jones, the Marvel Cinematic Universe Netflix Original TV series.

They discuss how after last weeks incredibly tense episode AKA 1000 Cuts, this episode gets off to a really slow start.  They debate the value of the flashback sequences to Jessica’s childhood experiences with Patsy, discuss the drawn out nature of the morgue exploration sequences, and then share their excitement and fear over the arrival of Simpson in the form of a new enemy and how tense and frightening those scenes are.

www.sirenstories.co.uk

www.patreon.com/sirenstories

Jessica Jones Update

Siren Stories: The Podcast – Jessica Jones – Update

Jonathan McKinney apologises for the delay in the latest episode of Jessica Jones, and explains that it is due to his children being ill.  Jonathan McKinney and J.J. Barnes aim to get back on schedule ASAP.

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Jessica Jones – Episode 110 – AKA 1000 Cuts – Part Two

Siren Stories: The Podcast – Jessica Jones – Episode 110 – AKA 1000 Cuts – Part Two

Jonathan McKinney and J.J. Barnes discuss and review the 10th episode of Jessica Jones with a scene by scene breakdown.  They share a feeling of intense stress over the events, are both astounded by the drama as it unfolds, and think ahead to potential outcomes after the climax with Kilgrave and Jessica facing off over Hope.

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Jessica Jones – Episode 110 – AKA 1000 Cuts – Part One

Siren Stories: The Podcast – Jessica Jones – Episode 110 – AKA 1000 Cuts – Part One

Jonathan McKinney and J.J. Barnes discuss and review the 10th episode of Jessica Jones with a scene by scene breakdown.  They share a feeling of intense stress over the events, are both astounded by the drama as it unfolds, and think ahead to potential outcomes after the climax with Kilgrave and Jessica facing off over Hope.

www.sirenstories.co.uk

www.patreon.com/sirenstories

Jessica Jones – Episode 109 – AKA Sin Bin – Part Two

Siren Stories: The Podcast – Jessica Jones – Episode 109 – AKA Sin Bin – Part Two

Jonathan McKinney and J.J. Barnes discuss the 9th episode of the Netflix Original TV show Jessica Jones.

They do a scene by scene breakdown discussing the characters, writing, and story structure whilst reviewing it for it’s overall quality.

This episode sees them get thoroughly caught up in the high intensity drama, talk about the representation of lesbian relationships in entertainment, share feelings of conflict over the character of Kilgrave and how David Tennant performs him so incredibly, and give an insight into the prep before the podcast begins with a ridiculous cold open.

www.sirenstories.co.uk

www.patreon.com/sirenstories

Jessica Jones – Episode 109 – AKA Sin Bin – Part One

Siren Stories: The Podcast – Jessica Jones – Episode 109 – AKA Sin Bin – Part One

Jonathan McKinney and J.J. Barnes discuss the 9th episode of the Netflix Original TV show Jessica Jones.

They do a scene by scene breakdown discussing the characters, writing, and story structure whilst reviewing it for it’s overall quality.

This episode sees them get thoroughly caught up in the high intensity drama, talk about the representation of lesbian relationships in entertainment, share feelings of conflict over the character of Kilgrave and how David Tennant performs him so incredibly, and give an insight into the prep before the podcast begins with a ridiculous cold open.

www.sirenstories.co.uk

www.patreon.com/sirenstories

News Episode 010

Siren Stories: The Podcast – News Episode 010

Jonathan McKinney and J.J. Barnes discuss the latest goings on at Siren Stories.  They confess to some podcasting crimes, including J.J. suffering new mother sleep deprivation and falling asleep during Winos On Whedon, and they talk about the long game with their writing and the shared world their books are set in.

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www.patreon.com/sirenstories