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Thoughts on My Short Film - Details Undisclosed

I’ve got my entire short film down except the end. They say you should know where you’re going before you begin. I was like, well, it’s only 3-5 pages, how hard can it be? 152 more words


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As most other writers will tell you, I get the mental stimulation for my creative processes from a variety of sources- people I meet, books I read, the news etc. 545 more words


Dragged Kicking And Screaming Back To Reality

I did not want to get out of bed this morning, Modern Philosophers.

I woke up before my alarm was set to go off because my internal anxiety clock jolted me from slumber. 595 more words


Thoughts on Storytelling - Back to Basics

As I continue writing my short film script about four people around a dining table, testing dialogue and conflict, I realised a problem here — I’m worrying too much about the craft and not how it makes me feel. 290 more words


How to Encourage Creative People

Creative people are a weak-minded bunch. They need all the help they can get — yes, that means they need your guidance. Here are a few tips on how we can best encourage those creative types. 929 more words


Thoughts on the Writing Process - Swapping Screen for Ink

I read this Quentin Tarantino interview the other day. The interviewer asked him if he still wrote his scripts by hand and Tarantino replied, Let me ask you a question: If you were going to try to write a poem, would you do it on a computer?  274 more words


Thoughts on the Writing Process - Diamonds in the Rough

As I work on this short film script, noting down various dramas that could happen over a dinner table, I’ve discovered a few things — this is where believing in the process comes in. 255 more words