Sable Jak provides a few simple writing exercises to help writers relax and let their writing run free.
The Amateur Blank is another brainstorming technique to help create instant movie ideas... Click here to learn how to use it!
Steve Kaire gives brainstorming tips using odd couples. Odd Couples is a brainstorming technique involving two people from opposite extremes and throwing them together in conflict.
Over the past year, Jeanne Veillette Bowerman shared some of her mentors' screenwriting tips, but for those who missed them, here are her favorite dozen.
Click to tweet this article to your friends and followers! We all know that great writing comes from great rewriting. And that second acts are where the real writers live. All that’s true. So very true. But it’s also true that we can all be guilty of nursing a labor of love script to...
In Jeanne's Screenwriting Tips, she speaks about the importance of listening. In a world that thrives on collaboration, having great listening skills is essential to your career and your writing.
Ever have trouble developing a story? Jeanne Veillette Bowerman offers seven brainstorming techniques to help you get ideas down and the first draft in motion.
William Faulkner said, “I only write when I am inspired. Fortunately I am inspired at 9 o’clock every morning.” So many writers wait to be inspired before sitting down to write. They believe that they must be struck with a brilliant idea, like a bolt of lightning from the sky, before it’s time to...
Most writers like to believe we can create great stories all by our lonesome selves -- and many of us can. But for me, brainstorming with trusted friends brings out the best in my writing. It challenges me to take my work to the next level. I like to be pushed … even into...
Steve Kaire offers up some tips on brainstorming ideas.