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In the zone

Sometimes the key to a quality rewrite is all about getting into the right “headspace” to begin with.

LISTEN to this video for my tips on surviving the rewrite/rewrites process.

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PJ's and productivity ?

It’s the question that has divided writers since the dawn of time…”can you really be productive if you’re writing in your PJ’s?”.

Most writers have a strong opinion on this one. 36 more words

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Blokes, battles and biffo.


The second film that moved me from procrastination to productivity while writing LEGACY , was the Water Diviner.

One of the challenges I faced with LEGACY is that it’s essentially a very masculine story. 365 more words

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Based on a true story

Have you ever written a screenplay based on a true story?

I have just completed a screenplay, LEGACY. It’s based on the true story of a famous Olympic equestrian. 46 more words

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A few of my favourite things


When I suffer from a severe case of writer’s block one of my key procrastination techniques is to go on a movie binge and be inspired by other writers quality dialogue. 183 more words

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8th draft...and counting!

The path to a production ready screenplay is bathed in the red pen of a good script editor.

If you’re keen to learn more about my screenplay LEGACY… WATCH this video. 13 more words

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Aussie Aussie Aussie, Oi Oi Oi

I have always marvelled at the lack of press coverage our equestrian athletes receive in the mainstream media. Ever since Australia’s Olympic Equestrian debut in 1956 (the team came fourth) our riders have punched well above our weight on the Olympic stage. 350 more words