How To Write An Awesome Movie, According To Some Of Hollywood's Best Writers
Hollywood pros like Paul Feig, Richard Linklater, and Diablo Cody give their best tips and insights for all you wannabe writers.
The Idea Generator: A Screenwriting Starter Kit • Any Possibility
The Screenwriting Starter Kit will help you set aside time, create intention and choose an idea for your next screenplay.
How to Write a Script Outline the Easy Way: With the 8 Essential Plot Points
Want to learn how to write a script outline? Here’s an easy way to do it: build your script outline using the 8 essential plot points. With your script outline in hand, you’ll be able to finish your screenplay with more speed, more ease—and less stress. This writing article will show you what to do, step by step. Good to read if you’re looking for writing & plotting tips on topics like: how to outline a screenplay, writing faster, story structure, creating a roller-coaster ride for your…
10 Famous Film Scripts and What You Can Learn from Them
Thanks to the glory of the internet, we no longer need film school to offer us a peek at the minds behind some of cinema’s greatest works. Scripts for classic movies are available online and can teach us a thing or two about visionary writing. We…
30 screenplays you should read
I recently wrote a post listing creative writing books that I thought writers would do well to get their mitts on, and another one on a list of recent novels that sketch out where the leading edge …
Why is Proper Script Writing Format Important?
Learn how to format a screenplay the right way with this FREE download on the do's and don'ts of proper script formatting! #screenwriting #writingtips #screenplays
How to Write a Screenplay as a Newbie — E.M. Welsh
Write a Screenplay as a complete beginner | Even without a fancy software you can write your very first screenplay using these tips! | new screenwriting | newbie screenwriter | beginning screenwriter | first screenplay | screenwriting tips
How to Avoid Tricky Grammar Mistakes: Confusing Plurals
I was watching a financial show on CNBC, and Eric, an executive with the Siemens company, was a guest on the program. He was a pulled-together chap, generally well-spoken, but he said something that made me want to write another "Grammar Mistakes" article. There are a lot of grammar and usage pitfalls in English, a language cobbled together from many other languages, each with their own sets of rules and pronunciation and spelling. I get it; it's hard. That's why your Grammar Diva is here to…
9 Tips for Handling Violence in Your Stories
I don't like Hallmark movies. Pure romance is not a genre I tend to read. Me deciding what type of movie to watch or book to read looks so...