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Screenwriter and Slamdance Finalist Melody Cooper on the Modern Screenplay

“My first play was crap at first. But I had a writer’s group leader who believed in me and I stuck with it. See plays, read plays, and develop a community around you to support your growth.”

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A Sneaky Peak at Peaky Blinders: Freddie Thorne & The Bolsheviks.

We’re studying the opening ten minutes of Steven Knight’s Peaky Blinders.

We’re 8 minutes in.

In this scene Freddie Thorne rouses workers to strike. Here’s a transcript. 438 more words


Review: Ant-Man's silly fun works for fan boys, kids only

I’m apparently not the comic book fan boy geek I used to be.

Otherwise, I should have loved Ant-Man, the latest Marvel super-hero opus gracing your local Cineplex. 706 more words


Reading and Writing for the Web 7/22

Every day I scour the web for articles on reading and writing to further my education about my craft and try to share the best of those articles with you here. 441 more words


My First Character Profiles

“If we experienced life through the eyes of a child everything would be magical and extraordinary. Let our curiosity, adventure, and wonder of life never end.”              ~Akiane Kramarik… 417 more words

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Reading and Writing Around the Web for 7/21

Has this ever happened to you? Today I had as many as 16 tabs open on my computer at the same time in my web browser, and, naturally, the browser crashed. 386 more words