My friends and family know all too well: I love any opportunity to reflect and introspect. After all, many many moons ago, one of my friends came to see me in a whole new light once she declared that thinking was my vice. And what better opportunity is there for… read more →
On October 20, 2022, I will be celebrating 10 years since I officially launched my coaching business. In some ways, it feels like forever ago. After all, this business has changed not only me, but my entire life and the life of my family. It brought so many new, remarkable… read more →
There’s now shortage of information out there about how to write a screenplay. But once your screenplay or pilot is done… what should you do next?
In 2022, TV is producing more original scripted programing than ever. But does that mean breaking in is easy? Here’s what you can expect.
To make the most of any opportunity, writers need to have a number of things beyond their vetted screenplay or pilot ready to share.
What’s happening in the industry? I break down all the screenwriting-relevant industry news in the my latest industry update!
Beyond writing a great screenplay or pilot & developing your body of work, how do you show up as a future screenwriting professional?
It’s Christmas Eve, and I’m feeling sentimental. It could be the amount of wine flowing as part of my small families’ Christmas dinner (anyone who knows me, knows I am a wine snob. And I totally nailed the au jus, for the record). It could be the realization that I… read more →
Walking has always been a meditation for me, and I’ve logged many miles getting my steps in over the years. With a good pair of walking shoes, and an audiobook playing in my ears, it’s the one time during the day when I get to not think, focus on the… read more →
Back around 2006 or 2007, in my long-gone ScriptShark days when I ran that coverage service, I had written a short blogpost about pitching. Pitching, as a tool for presenting story, was only just gaining steam outside of the pro-writer community then. Yes, pitch fests have gained some popularity in… read more →