Hey everyone! Happy Wednesday! I still don’t quite know my regular blog post day. But it will be during the week… Today’s blog is about “Killing Your Darlings.” I’ve heard many a time that it was Hemingway and Faulkner who came up with this phrase. The phrase actually started as “Murder Your Darlings” from the … Continue reading Murder Your Darlings
Happy Friday! I want to share an insight that I’ve been struggling with for a bit. It’s true that I’ve touched on this to some extent in other blogs… But as they say, I want to go for a deep dive into this topic that starts with my picture above. Yes. I drew those fancy … Continue reading Thinking Small…
Hey there everyone! I know that it’s been forever. Life has been incredibly busy. But it’s also brought about many a writing insight that I plan to share with you all. My other big thing is that I want to mix it up. See… I don’t want to be a dog on a bone telling … Continue reading What is Your Question?
Hey there everyone! I didn’t die or do anything drastic. It’s more that I’ve been beyond super busy. Yes… I know that this seems to be my typical phrase but it’s getting truer all of the time. Why? I keep adding shit to my plate. This is above and beyond my two jobs. And it’s … Continue reading 61 TV Pilots in 61 Day… Entering the Third Act
Happy Sunday! Thanks so much for your patience! Life’s just been incredibly busy. But it’s been mostly writing and film related. As a result, I’m going to write about some of it since I think it will be helpful to other people… And one of them is technical screenings. I feel that this has been … Continue reading Technical Screenings
Happy Monday! My ass was sick yesterday. I’m still sort of sick but I’ve got shit to do including this blog. As I discussed in my Sellout one, I’m going to start to review movies. But I didn’t delve into much is that they’ll be both indie films and big studio films. I’ll be honest … Continue reading Movie Review Clarification
Happy Sunday! Do you remember my post about outlining? Ha! I thought that I was soooooo clever because I convinced myself that I had peace with outlines. Little did I know that my acceptance of them is the first step in the journey of 1,000 miles. But let’s be honest about the fact that this … Continue reading First Drafts…