Episode 5

Joshua Jay

January 31, 2012

Joshua Jay is one of magic’s most-innovative thinkers and acclaimed performers. He’s a columnist for MAGIC magazine and author of “Magic: The Complete Course” and “Joshua Jay’s Amazing Book of Cards.” Joshua joins us in studio to talk about the parallels between creating magic tricks and the writing process.

Listen to Joshua Jay
“A good magic effect is like a good story. There’s a beginning, a middle and an end. There’s conflict, there’s resolution, if you do the trick right. And hopefully there’s twists and turns that are unexpected.”