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Masterclass with Kaite O'Reilly at Ty Newydd, June 2016

I am delighted to announce my return to Ty Newydd, the writers’ centre of Wales, where I will be leading a Masterclass in Writing for Performance in June 2016… 307 more words

On Writing

Sharing - Endings - Talking Turkey - Bombeck

When you’re working on a new story there’s always the temptation to share what you’re working on with others. My word of advice is don’t do it. 1,244 more words


Showtime shoutout

Break a leg to all the performers at Clinton Central Junior/Senior High School in Michigantown, IN. Their production of my play, A Family Reunion to Die For, closes this afternoon.


Amazon Launches Storywriter, a Free Screenwriting Tool

Amazon today announced Amazon Storywriter, a free, cloud-based screenwriting software for writers of all levels to create movie and TV screenplays in standard format, offering an alternative to costly industry options.

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The Playwrights of color “Anoited” and the others that ain’t

To be considered the chosen one can be a good thing. You are the person, the Man, the one everyone looks to for guidance, and support. 786 more words


Restless Mind Show #6 - The Trial of Shrimp Boy

Jacke and Gar take a break from the history of literature to discuss the development of Jacke’s new play, The Trial of Shrimp Boy, which has attracted interest from Bryan Cranston’s agent(!). 25 more words


This Writing Life

Yesterday I sat around a table for five hours with four actors and a director going over my script with a fine toothed comb. Earlier this year I wrote a play and submitted it to an open call by… 426 more words