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Jonathan welcomes writer and illustrator Peter Chiykowski to discuss his Story Engine Deck and how it can help writers come up with new and original story ideas.

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Headshot of Peter ChiykowskiPeter Chiykowski is the designer of The Story Engine Deck of writing prompts, the author of three collections of microfiction, and the award-winning cartoonist behind the webcomic Rock Paper Cynic.

He has written for tabletop RPGs (EMBERWIND, Broken Tales, Dead Air: Seasons) and video games (FRACTER), and twice won the Aurora Award for “Best Graphic Novel” from the Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy Association.

His latest project is The Story Engine: Loremaster’s Deck, a deck of creative prompts for crafting intricate webs of lore linking characters, factions, locations, objects, and more! You can find him on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.

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Opening song is “We Got the Poison” by Electric Candles
Podcast production by Dan Vadeboncoeur

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