September 27, 2011

What to Leave In; What to Leave Out

If writing is rewriting, then certainly one of the underrated principles of writing is not only knowing what to leave in, but also knowing what to […]
August 15, 2011

Shrinkage: Fitting a Novel Into a Screenplay

Disappointed with one of the Harry Potter movies, a friend of mine asked me why so much material is left out from the books when they’re turned […]
August 14, 2011

Getting an Agent Without Having an Agent

How do you sell a screenplay without an agent, and how do you get an agent without having sold a screenplay? That is the Screenwriter’s Catch-22 and the question that […]
August 14, 2011

Five Reasons to Have a Professional Script Reader Evaluate Your Script Before Shopping It

You’re done writing your script. Congratulations on a terrific accomplishment! Writing a full length feature screenplay is no small feat. It takes talent, discipline and hard work, […]