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Pick Up Lines For a Potential Screenwriter

Stephen King once said in his book “On Writing” that there are two things any writer needs to do to succeed: read a lot and write a lot. 886 more words

Yay for progress!

Here are four contenders for my logline. They are all the same core story. 2 are Maximilian POV and 2 are Ed POV.

#1: In Steam City a narcissistic Master Mechanist struggles to overcome his narcissism in order to keep his secret from his unwanted apprentice. 188 more words

Personal

Why are loglines so darn tough

I’ve been struggling with making a logline for my story for over a month now. If I thought it would help I’d just write the thing and then figure it out. 139 more words

Personal

Penning, Something.

Short film is underway, and there’s an extent where we have a concept, but no solid narrative yet. However, I will outline what we have so far. 652 more words

Comedy

3 actions to prepare for a pitch to an Agent or Publisher

Are you pitching your book to an agent or publisher at a writer’s conference?

A pitch is a short, private session with an assigned editor or agent. 280 more words

Book Marketing

The elevator pitch - book hook & more

So, my story has been pretty much edited to death (Ok hopefully not actual death), and for the first time I am starting to feel happy, as in really happy, that it has reached that professionally polished stage. 367 more words

Writing

When should you write your "elevator pitch?"


Developing an “elevator pitch”  for your novel  makes a lot of sense. The “elevator pitch,” also called a one-line or log line, is a one to two sentence statement that describes EXACTLY what your book is about. 820 more words

Writing The Book