Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! Character matters. I’m not talking about the characters you create for your stories. I mean your character. I’ve written about it before in Balls of Steel: Your Character, Your Career, but this time I want to address those who flat out...
"Collecting" people for an online network is easy, but turning that list of social media usernames into a real-life network takes hard work.
Continuing the dialogue of getting a screenwriting mentor, Jeanne Veillette Bowerman shares how to get your screenplay read without asking.
Jeanne Veillette Bowerman gives tips on how she found the pros to help her improve her craft.
Are script consultants worth the money? Jeanne Veillette Bowerman shares her opinion on consultants and insights into a professional screenwriter's habits.
Your screenwriting career path will always be unique, twisted, and unpredictable. Jeanne Veillette Bowerman gives advice on how to survive it.
Jeanne Veillette Bowerman is the Editor of Script magazine and a screenwriter, having written the narrative feature adaptation as well as the 10-hr limited series of the Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Slavery by Another Name, which was honored in the Top 25 Tracking Board Launch Pad Features Competition, the Second Round of...
To outline or not to outline. Jeanne Veillette Bowerman gives her tips for outlining a script and challenges you to explore new ways to start a project.
What is Happy? I recently had a conversation with an old friend who I haven’t talked with in ages. After years of struggle, she finally landed the job of her dreams. I smiled wide for her and asked, “Are you happy?” Her response: “Is anyone ever happy? I think you have...
With so many screenwriting resources out there, when is it time to stop listening to the screenwriting experts?