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You Can’t Silence Creativity—Art Matters

It may be a while before we find our way home again.

This blog has fallen idle in the past year or two because truthfully, I didn’t know what to say anymore. 532 more words

General Art Musings

Tricks of the Writing Trades (5 of 5): "Faking Authenticity"

From the concerted efforts of writers on major motion pictures to comics creators, novelists, travel bloggers, copywriters and others in between, writers are using an arsenal of techniques, methods and tricks in the shared pursuit of capturing the emotions of the audience.  363 more words

Writing

Tricks of the Writing Trades (4 of 5): Mastering Headlines

From the concerted efforts of writers on major motion pictures to comics creators, novelists, travel bloggers, copywriters and others in between, writers are using an arsenal of techniques, methods and tricks in the shared pursuit of capturing the emotions of the audience.  335 more words

Writing

Tricks of the Writing Trades (2 of 5): Dialogue + Layout = Mood

From the concerted efforts of writers on major motion pictures to comics creators, novelists, travel bloggers, copywriters and others in between, writers are using an arsenal of techniques, methods and tricks in the shared pursuit of capturing the emotions of the audience.  436 more words

Writing

Page Count Saturday

Got up early (7:15ish). Coffee. Atkins bar. Laptop.

Wrote 5 pages. Placed two scene cards on my cork board as well – the opening scene and the final scene.

Progress.

Screenwriting

INT. OFFICE - MORNING...NIGHT...AFTERNOON?

I always see little blurbs about writing habits. Habits like getting up early to write before the day really starts or staying up late, etc. I hear stories about successful scripts being written… 218 more words

Screenwriting

Tricks of the Writing Trades (1 of 5): Specific Ethnic Characters

From the concerted efforts of writers on major motion pictures to comics creators, novelists, travel bloggers, copywriters and others in between, writers are using an arsenal of techniques, methods and tricks in the shared pursuit of capturing the emotions of the audience.  440 more words

Writing