Storyworlds

The Unified Republic of Stars is a storyworld, a large complex place in which many stories can be told sharing a common background setting and history. We try to deal with the ramifications of working in a storyworld so big.

1.5a – Supplemental – Maybe The Best Era

A short supplemental on why I believe that the colonization era we’ve been discussing for the last several episodes is probably my favorite era to tell stories set within the world.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm October 5, 2014 Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,
1.3a – Supplemental – Energy

A short supplemental episode in which the ion-plasma engine is discussed in more detail, what it is, how it was invented, and how it’s used within the world.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm September 21, 2014 Tags: , , , ,
1.2 – A Short History of the Unified Republic of Stars – Chapter 2

Episode 1.2, a reading of A Short History of the Unified Republic of Stars, Chapter 2.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm September 14, 2014 Tags: , , , , ,
1.1 – A Short History of the Unified Republic of Stars – Chapter 1

Episode 1.1, a reading of A Short History of the Unified Republic of Stars, Chapter 1.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm September 7, 2014 Tags: , , , , , , ,
News: Announcing Our New Podcast

The first episode of the new URS podcast is live. Read on to find out more about what is planned for the weekly show.

 
By Colin Andrew Ferm September 3, 2014 Tags: , ,