CONGRATS TO some of my amazing clients!
MAKE IT HAPPEN: Google Hangout on Friday March 13 at Noon PT
THE TV WRITING INTENSIVE is back!!
CONGRATS! Look at them GO!!
Emmy Lou Diaz took YCL’s Playwriting Intensive Workshop a few years ago. Now she’s working on the CW hit showJane The Virgin. And she co-wrote the episode that airs TONIGHT. I’m so excited for her – and will be hanging out with her to celebrate when it airs live! Go, Emmy Lou!
Caris Vujcec is completing editing on her web series pilot: The Pepper Project. She’s getting ready for a launch screening and will begin taking meetings about ... Read more
by Steve on January 27th, 2015
Pre-production on my web series is in full swing. We start SHOOTING on February 7th! And in between Executive Producer duties, actor prep and my own writing projects, I’ve been helping clients and aspiring writers move ahead.
I’ve been talking a lot lately about zeroing in on YOUR PURPOSE as a writer.
You’re on the planet to do SOMETHING – to answer some question or explore some kind of issue, some flavor of inquiry. Whatever it is, it’s likely a thread in your best writing work. It unites the subjects you’re interested in, and informs the unfolding of your sharpest, juiciest creative work.
It’s also the THING you ought to be talking about when ... Read more
by Steve on January 16th, 2015
January has started with a BANG – as I move toward production of my web series SEND ME. We’re shooting in February, which is right around the corner, and I’m in full Executive Producer mode. That means contract stuff with unions, adding staff, crew and actors and revising my script. And in the midst of it all – writing! Writing other stuff, more stuff, different stuff.
When I’m in the midst of a very public project – one that involves other people and other input – it’s really helpful for me to “sneak” over to a project that no one knows about – and that’s what I’ve been doing. Writing something “under the radar” really feels good.
Why? I think ... Read more