John and Craig talk about how to grow old as a writer, specifically how your relationship with your art and craft can evolve with time.
Then we discuss tips for general meetings (00:26:13), and answer listener questions about character quirks and improv.
Finally, in our bonus segment for Premium Members, Craig discusses his acting debut on the new show Mythic Quest (00:55:55).
- Tuesday Feb 25th, John hosts Q&A with showrunner Sam Esmail to talk about Mr. Robot, Homecoming and other things. Click here for tickets.
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UPDATE 3-2-20 The transcript for this episode can be found here.