With so many screenwriting experts out there, whom should you believe? Jeanne Veillette Bowerman challenges you to not drink the Kool-Aid and gives tips on navigating conflicting advice.
Jeanne Veillette Bowerman explains how to write a screenplay that sells itself. The secret is right in front of you and absolutely achievable.
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Writing character descriptors is much like presenting them to the Queen. You are that person whispering into the Queen’s ear, telling her who is in line to greet her and why she should care.
Taking the time to find the best writing partner is as critical as the effort you put into finding the right spouse. Jeanne Veillette Bowerman gives 11 tips to avoid disaster.
Raise your hand if you have a day job? Then you undoubtedly understand the struggles in finding time to write. Most screenwriters aren’t retired with disposable income we’ve saved for years so we can hide away in a cabin, tapping away at our keyboards. We work jobs that often have nothing to do with...
Once upon a time, I wanted to “break into Hollywood.” I discovered my first superhero at age seven — The Scarlet Pimpernel – and pretty much spent the majority of my youth lost in books, in my own daydreams, a bit disconnected to the outside world, but happy as a clam in my own...
When a fellow writer asked Jeanne Veillette Bowerman if she ever struggles with overthinking, she started thinking, and got stuck. Jeanne gives advice on how not to overthink.
Get advice on how to crawl inside your character's head and discover their wounds.
Beyond remarks on story structure and character development, Jeanne Veillette Bowerman wants what she calls screenplay notes from an “emotional read.”