Episode 66 - Comic Relief, and Not Just For Comedies!
11.27.2019 - By The Writ Wit: A Podcast About Writing and the Creative Process
In this episode, the two Matts use a SUPER Thesaurus Machine, make up a new annoying character for future skits, realize that this dumb writing podcast actually has somewhat of a lore, and discuss writing comic relief in both comedic and dramatic works! When is the proper time for comic relief after a tragic moment? When should comic relief be set aside? How can comic relief and dramatic moments enhance each other? How many times does Matt Donald jump in with a fake Italian accent? We discuss it all, with plenty of laughs and zero dramatic moments, and talk about the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Lord of the Rings, a new Ultra series, and the works of Christopher Paolini for some reason. Have any feedback or questions for our hosts? Email us at [email protected] Also you can purchase Matt Donald's book "Megazoic" on Amazon by clicking here, its sequel "Megazoic: The Primeval Power" by clicking here, its third installment "Megazoic: The Hunted Ones" by clicking here, or its final installment "Megazoic: An Era's End" by clicking here. If you'd like, of course. Get bonus content on Patreon See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.