S33E3 – Avoiding the Info Dump: Your World’s Culture

It would be impossible to show every aspect of a culture within a story. Whether you’re representing a real culture or creating a fictional one, there are too many facets to fully display. You may be excited about it and want to show it to the world, but that leads you quickly into the trap of exposition and information dumping.

There are easy ways to show the beauty of your story’s cultures without boring the reader. It comes down to knowing what’s actually important. Hosts Leigh and Ley discuss the various tips and tricks in this episode.

First aired June 9, 2022.

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