Contemplations on the Whiteboard

Recently I re-watched the fascinating documentary Showrunners: The Art of Running a TV Show which can be found on iTunes here. It’s a good documentary for TV writers, especially, and TV lovers may also enjoy learning about what goes on behind the scenes. As I watched, one of the things I couldn’t help notice was […]

Here’s what I’ve been up to . . . what are you watching?

Masters of Sex Ray Donovan True Blood Vicious Covert Affairs The 100 (in reruns!) Suits Graceland Rush Satisfaction – I gave up on this one Marvel’s Agents of S.H.E.I.L.D. Last Tango in Halifax – I like it but its too heavy for me right now Series on Netflix and Amazon: The Killing House of Cards […]

Checking In

I haven’t been blogging as much as I’d like, because I’ve been so busy writing my scripts. Here’s a sneak peek into what I’ve been up to lately, and what I plan to write about in the near future. How many drafts does it take to get to a final product? Writing with a partner […]

Success

It’s measured in moments. Tiny increments of achievement, over time add up to significant progress. Sometimes you notice them. Once in a while, someone else notices. Most often, they go unrecognized in the daily grind of life, when you struggle at the keyboard to finish a scene, to edit what you wrote yesterday, to elevate […]