Wild North Creative: A Podcast About Creative Writing
Episode 40: Get Out There and Jam

Episode 40: Get Out There and Jam

April 29, 2019

A late episode. Updates from Max and Coco. 

Episode 39: Hemp Life

Episode 39: Hemp Life

March 3, 2019

Max and Coco throw themselves into the world of hemp supplements, which maybe works? And definitely makes them a little spacey? Plus: a new wardrobe for Max and trying to understand the Disney film Watcher in the Woods.

Episode 38: Ten Thousand Weird Lakes

Episode 38: Ten Thousand Weird Lakes

February 18, 2019

Max and Coco try to get back on track after overpartying. They also discuss the strangest lake names in Minnesota and a 1973 movie called Arnold involving a corpse, a bride, and a series of strange deaths.

Episode 37: 108 Year Old

Episode 37: 108 Year Old

January 26, 2019

It's 2019, and Max and Coco have made some changes to the podcast -- unfortunately not included getting rid of the crackling noise, which they're working on (sorry!). Also in the episode: Hitting reset on brainstorming, a 1970s film about a satanic motorcycle gang, and a New Year's party with a 108-year-old woman.

Episode 36: Hoppin Juan

Episode 36: Hoppin Juan

January 13, 2019

It's our end of 2018 wrap up, where Max and Coco discuss what they accomplished in their first year of writing creatively (a lot!), as well as do various New Year's traditions from around the world.

Episode 35: Cheeta and Paper

Episode 35: Cheeta and Paper

December 22, 2018

One quick tip from Max and Coco: Don't say no for other people. Max and Coco revisit their cheers moments, which really seems like an excuse for them to drink a lot more. Max talks about "Build Your Own Ladder," where he tries to figure out his art career by stealing other people's. Finally: Max helped a child write a play, and Coco tries to describe it.

Episode 34: The  Condo that Sprayed Blood

Episode 34: The Condo that Sprayed Blood

November 29, 2018

Topics: The importance of just showing up; Max and Coco wrote a Christmas play (come see it!); foods invented in Minnesota; when doing something out of spite turns bad; The House that Dripped Blood.

Episode 33: Habideficit

Episode 33: Habideficit

November 22, 2018

Max and Coco discuss creativity as a habit, Minnesota Christmas movies, and the horror movie Slumber Party Massacre.

Episode 32: Call Us Peter MacNicol

Episode 32: Call Us Peter MacNicol

November 8, 2018

Max and Coco dress their dog as a lumberjack, Max works on a theater project for children, and the two repeatedly get sidetracked discussing actor Pete MacNicol.

Episode 31: A Place by a River

Episode 31: A Place by a River

October 25, 2018

Max and Coco have another retreat, in which they fantasize about living by the Mississippi. They also go to Octoberfest, discuss the German history of Minnesota, and talk about Monster Squad.