Annie Banks

What You Should Never Ask A Screenwriter

What You Should Never Ask A Screenwriter

Is being a screenwriter a real job? One that regularly pays the bills and affords all screenwriters a luxury lifestyle? To answer the first questions. Well… if you dedicate your career to screenwriting it is. Second question… yes if you’re staffed on a TV show, no if you’re a freelance writer. Third question… We can dream. […]

 Mark Sevi

Have You Wondered Why Your Screenplay Was Rejected?

Have You Wondered Why Your Screenplay Was Rejected?

The big thumbs down or PASS is a heart-wrenching experience of every screenwriter. Get used to it. Sometimes you hear back from a production company with a polite “not for us” message. Most times, you don’t hear back at all. When writers enter their screenplays into screenwriting contests, they often feel their entry has entered […]

 Jessica Hinds

The Neuroscience of Writers Block: Why Your Goals Are Hormonally Causing You To Fail

The Neuroscience of Writers Block: Why Your Goals Are Hormonally Causing You To Fail

Ever wished your desire to write was as intense and persistent as a heroin addict’s desire to get high?​ Goal setting is one of the most simple yet effective tools to becoming  a prolific writer. Most writers have figured out that by setting goals, and physically writing them down they are 30% more likely to actually […]