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A Tale of Two Directors -- Part One

It began in midsummer.

I’d been with my first literary manager for aboutĀ five months, and spent most days beating my head against the wall in frustration over what to work on next. 762 more words


The Red Isn't As Bad As It Looks...

Almost there…. #stayontarget #screenplay #screenwriting #amwriting

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After one full year of writing, re-writing, outlining, research, and crying, I finally reached the end.

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Writing Process: How I Write for TV

Like many writers, I don’t really love the process of writing. It almost always feels like a chore and I live in a constant state of writer’s block. 141 more words


Abbas Kiarostami honored with Jean Renoir Award by WGAW

This past weekend Abbas Kiarostami was honored by the WGA West with the Jean Renoir Award: http://awards.wga.org/wga-awards/2015-jean-renoir-award-abbas-kiarostami

See video below where Shohreh Aghdashloo presents the 2017 Jean Renoir Award to the son of Abbas Kiarostami.


Dipping into the archival depths

Lots and lots of activity going on for the hard-working staff at Maximum Z HQ. Writing of pages, giving of notes, assisting with development of outside projects, and assembling materialĀ for future posts, just to name a few. 372 more words



I was born and raised in the Midwest, but I learned Hindi as a child, by watching three Bollywood films a week. In elementary school, when I visited India, I would come home with armloads of posters, ensuring no inch of wall was visible in my room. 540 more words

HBO Fellowship Deadline Approaching

I have deadlines and I’ve been procrastinating. I hate that I procrastinate. I really need to get my script in top shape for the HBO Fellowship… 146 more words