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"You Aren’t Special"

Screenwriting pep talk for the day:

Here’s the real cautionary tale; We all think we’re special. Every screenwriter I know thinks they’re better than all the screenwriters. 354 more words


A Day In The Life of a Screenwriter with John August and Dustin Lance Black

The IF List can be used for many different purposes – finding new reading material, supporting stories for film and TV, discovering up and coming actors, and of course, dream casting! 191 more words


What Journalists Know & Screenwriters Need

Summary: The skill sets journalists practice every day are essential to the screenwriter as well.

I am a huge fan of Hollywood writer, John August… 353 more words


Writer Emergency Pack

Last month, I was proud to back the Writer Emergency Kickstarter. Well, John August really delivered on this one, a full four months early, in fact! 185 more words

The Writer Emergency Pack just received full funding (and well beyond!) on Kickstarter, which is excellent news because I have absolutely no idea how to wrap up my current WIP! 31 more words

Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark Update

Last year, I was so excited to hear that CBS was going to take one of my favorite books as a child in Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark… 230 more words