100th post and an announcment

100th post

This is my 100th post. I never thought I’d stick it this long. It’s going well. Let's look at some of the stats: 104,000 words written over since February. 10,008 views, 6887 visitors 198 likes 42 followers 34 comments. Not bad, all things considered. If you’re reading this, whether it’s your first time here or … Continue reading 100th post and an announcment

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Victim plays and how you write pop songs (Genre Cheat 3/3)

This post is the final part about genre. I’ve written about the cancer of modern drama that is the victim narrative. I’ll talk briefly about gangsters and rom-coms how they are two sides of the same coin. I also write briefly about the meta-narrative and how to write a pop song. Victim Play This is … Continue reading Victim plays and how you write pop songs (Genre Cheat 3/3)

This brief post will make your script more readable

Let me help you write your script. Before you begin First, I love writing film scripts. I hope you'll find that same love. I love screenplays because they are reductive. There is no excess in a good script. Scripts tend to be 18-22,000 words split between dialogue and action. A great script transcends language. Books … Continue reading This brief post will make your script more readable

Super Short Story: Pugnacious 2/2

Banyon entered the keep. There was the aristocracy, their fine dress half eaten by insects. They may have nibbled on it themselves in their struggle with hunger. Banyon smiled and walked towards the stairwell. Before he got there a guard with sunken eyes stopped him. “Sir, the Queen, requests your company in the throne room,” … Continue reading Super Short Story: Pugnacious 2/2