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This is awkward...

Hello everybody! So, for anyone who doesn’t know me, my name is Sierra. I’m a twenty year old college student, moving to Chicago, Illinois (Yeah, you wish you were me), and basically, I’m trying to make a tv show. 695 more words

Pushing Characters and Buttons: Lessons from Game of Thrones' Season 5

Warning: Spoilers ahead.

I’m not sure I’ll be back for Season 6 of Game of Thrones. I feel like this last season was the weakest one so far. 950 more words


This isn't the Orange I Know!

This show isn’t normally my cup of tea but after the pilot I was hooked. Why? Because it’s just damn good storytelling. Seasons 1 and 2 were heavily serialized in the same way each season of Weeds had a major arc. 333 more words

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Narrative Structure: Story Circle and Story Spine

These last several months I’ve been really immersed in comedy and narrative. In January, I completed Level 6 at the Hideout Theatre, which is all about long form, narrative improv. 558 more words


Nic Pizzolatto: Writer

Nic Pizzolatto. What can I say about this television writer?

Damn, this guy is just so cool. He exudes confidence, he’s well spoken and calm, and he’s one hell of a writer. 356 more words

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8 More Days...

I’m in the process of writing the first draft of my comedy/drama TV pilot and I’ve given myself a deadline to finish it by next Sunday. 488 more words

Fear the Walking Dead: Don't be a Dud!

It’s a chilly fall day in October, Halloween around the corner, and there’s a tingling of excitement in the air… A dark Sunday night, families gather round, TVs blasting, and it starts: ANOTHER SEASON OF THE WALKING DEAD. 432 more words

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