Monday, December 19, 2011

Saturday, November 5, 2011

Writing Organic Fiction

This video describes what it means for a work of fiction to be organic and some ways you can bring more of this quality to your writing.

Friday, July 1, 2011

Sidney Lumet: Writer a Better Script

Sidney Lumet in his book Making Movies discuses how autobiographical scripts are often not as interesting to the reader as they are to the writer! Learn the importance of seeing what is interesting to the reader weather your work is fiction or reality based.

Monday, June 20, 2011

Live Inside the Story You are Writing

Remember to put yourself inside each scene of the fiction story you are writing and imagine what it is like for your character to live inside that situation. Take the time to look around, think about what it feels like there.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Grammar Refresher

Grammar is based on 8 parts of speech:

verbs, nouns, pronouns, adjectives, adverbs, prepositions, conjunctions, and interjections.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Friday, March 18, 2011

Writing a Title, Three Questions to Ask Yourself

When your writing a title here are three questions to ask yourself:

Is is catchy?
When spoken aloud, does it sound appealing?
Is it intriguing?

Monday, March 7, 2011

Monday, February 14, 2011