Two longtime collaborators take a deep-dive into the world of fan/fiction to dissect the why of creativity.
S2E06: Michael
Dec 11, 2018 • 58 min
In this episode, Zach and Andrew sit down with Michael Eades and things get very blue in a conversation that can only be described as “24 Karot Goldblum.”
S2E05: Veronica
Nov 27, 2018 • 65 min
In this episode Zach and Andrew talk to writer/ attendee of Zach’s wedding, Veronica Kavass who discusses the trials and tribulations of teaching creative writing to a generation weened on Fan Fic. Zach discusses his favorite non-Cameron film director.…
S2E04: Halloween
Oct 30, 2018 • 43 min
In this special Halloween episode, the guys discuss mash-up costumes, Slasher Slash Fiction and the most Goth Movie of all time.
S2E03: A Brief History
Oct 16, 2018 • 49 min
The guys learn where the terms “Slash” and “Mary Sue” come from. Zach has a theory about action films. Andrew writes a haiku about a cinnamon bun.
S2E02: Harrison
Oct 2, 2018 • 61 min
In this week’s episode the guys interview their illustrator friend and long time collaborator, Harrison Cooper about what he considers the “worst” fan fic ever written. Andrew connects to its protagonist. Zach holds a grudge.
S2E01: Sarah Beth The Good
Sep 18, 2018 • 49 min
In this episode the boys interview Sarah Beth Gumm, our go-to Fan Fic expert and Andrew’s sister. She hips us to the in vogue fan fic resource. We discuss the merits of Two Million word long-form fan Fic. Sarah Beth teaches us some helpful terms, and we…
S1E12: Cutting Room Floor
Jul 13, 2018 • 17 min
This one is like the deleted scenes section of a dvd. These are fun, silly, and often humiliating snippets from the podcast that have been cut. Now they have been stitched together and brought back to life! If Frankenstein is your favorite monster, this…
S1E11: The Pilot
Jul 13, 2018 • 33 min
This is the first episode ever recorded for the podcast, released for the first time! Zach and Andrew have even less of an idea what they are talking about than usual. This is a fun trip back to a more naive time before Andrew and Zach read things that…
S1E10: One Offs
Jul 13, 2018 • 25 min
Zach and Andrew find the loneliest corners of the Internet, pieces of fanfic with only one story written. The following question is pondered. If Avengers has 60,000 stories written and Mr. Holland’s Opus only has one, is the Mr. Holland’s Opus fan 60,000…
S1E9: Puffs
Jul 13, 2018 • 41 min
Zach and Andrew go to see Puffs, the off broadway play from season 1. Zach has a nice time. Andrew nearly has a stroke.
S1E8: My Little Pony
Jul 13, 2018 • 48 min
Season 1.5: As promised, Zach and Andrew return to Equestria for a deep dive into My Little Pony fanfic. Many questions are answered, but one remains elusive… is it a sex thing?
S1E7: Bart Simpson / Ginny Weasley
May 1, 2018 • 52 min
Two of Zach’s favorite fictions get combined in a collaborative project that’s taken years and incorporated hundreds of Artists. Andrew can’t get away from Harry Potter. Zach and Andrew ruin fiction.
S1E6: Oedipus / Hufflepuffs
May 1, 2018 • 43 min
Zach and Andrew take a trip off Broadway. Zach goes down the rabbit hole.
S1E5: Overwatch / Garfield
May 1, 2018 • 44 min
Our hosts go even further down the rabbit hole with Andrew exploring the world of video games fanfic. Zach ruins Italian Food.
S1E4: Buffy the Vampire Slayer / Black Swan
May 1, 2018 • 56 min
Andrew and Zach discover what’s beyond the fourth wall. Zach blows Andrew’s mind.
S1E3: Harry Potter / Prometheus
May 1, 2018 • 48 min
Zach finds a crossover that combines his favorite and least favorite fictions. They both discuss ubiquitous My Little Pony Fanfic and attempt to answer the eternal question, What is a Ponymorph? Andrew takes a proper plunge into Potterotica.
S1E2: Stephen Colbert / Carmen Sandiego
May 1, 2018 • 35 min
Andrew and Zach dive a little deeper into the world of online Fan Fiction. A trip back to 2006 reveals two wildly different worlds that mesh surprisingly well. Zach ruins Carmen Sandiego.
S1E1: Hamlet / Avatar
May 1, 2018 • 56 min
Andrew and Zach welcome you to the world of fan/fiction; a massive subculture of creativity fueled by copyrighted, intellectual properties. In this inaugural episode, our hosts ponder the motivation behind this craft and explore a handful of original…
fan/fiction w/ andrew/zach: Coming Soon
Apr 23, 2018 • 3 min
Two longtime collaborators take a deep-dive into the world of fan/fiction to dissect the why of creativity.