Pamela Jaye Smith & Monty Hayes McMillan show how bringing love of land aspect into your stories, you can deepen your characters and give them even more to care about, fear to lose, fight and even die for.
Shawn Tolleson discusses clearing clutter in your life, making room for change, and asking, what can to let go of.
Breaking up is hard to do - how to use romantic conflict for greater drama in comedies or tragedies. Pamela Jaye Smith and Monty Hayes McMillan gives tips on bringing romantic tragedy to the screen.
Interspecies Love is an excellent story device through which to make observations on and suggestions for the way we humans treat each other. It is also a clever way to portray the more animal-like aspects of our human nature.
John Buchanan interviews professional screenwriters about their work habits and experience surviving the challenges of the film industry.
Stewart Farquhar discussing how to craft a hook. Why would you labor for months or even years on a story void of an inducement or a reason for anyone to read your creation start to finish?
Stewart Farquhar answers what are story HOOKS and why are they important? No or Bad Hook = Weak Story = No Interest.
Great screenplay writing has strongly defined characters that attract financiers, studios, actors, and directors. Wendy Kram gives advice on creating characters.
Great screenplay writing has characters that strike a universal core with their audience and allow us to feel empathy.
This is not a drill. Every single time the screenwriter takes that meet and greet general meeting, it’s a JOB INTERVIEW.