Writing Advice

Selling a pilot one pager

Step 2: Writing a one-pager

If you’re reading this second installment about selling a pilot in Hollywood, then either you A) like me, even though you have no idea who I really am. B) You’re a frustrated writer working as an Uber driver hoping for […]

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The free rewrite

Dear Aspiring Writer, Most people who want to become screen and television writers believe that their path to stardom will fall via some version of the following: – Write kick ass script. Add aliens, big guns, bikinis, and Electronic dance […]

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Write what you wish for

When I was in seventh grade, I wrote a twenty-five page “novel” about a crack duo of well-dressed crime-solving female detectives.  The plot revolved around an actor whose agent had decided he was worth more dead than alive and so […]