Bang2write's Lucy V argues screenwriters can learn five valuable lessons from crime fiction before submitting their screenplays.
Most screenwriters see "no unsolicited material" and give up. But Bang2write's Lucy V argues: GET your script solicited via a great query & one page pitch!
Homer Simpson might be a lazy, ill-educated slob, but Bang2write's Lucy V argues The show's patriarch can teach spec screenwriters about making submissions.
Many writers make the submissions process a lot harder than it needs to be, says B2W's Lucy V. Here's what to do & what to avoid with your submissions.
If writers want to get their work noticed in the spec pile, they need to stop obsessing on stuff like format, argues Bang2write's Lucy V.
It used to be writers had 10 pages to impress ... now it's more like 1! Here's Bang2write's Lucy V with 8 things to avoid on that all-important first page.
So, you reckon your spec screenplay is ready to submit. But how do you know? Bang2write's Lucy V has 11 things for you to check first.
"Marketable" is often mistaken for 'soulless' by writers. Bang2write's Lucy V argues your spec script CAN be marketable, without the need to sell out.
Spec screenwriters often obsess on their dialogue, yet don't spend enough time looking for cliché lines. Here's 10 of the worst from @Bang2write's Lucy V.