characterization, fiction, writing

Today’s Post: Femme Fatale

This post was brought to you by… your face from the Nineties, courtesy of Lisa Eldridge. So I’m home at the Hacienda now – after a month’s worth of being on-edge over my research projects – and I’m still working on the Untitled Possible Next Screenplay, especially the Proust questionnaires for the two main characters. My main male character –…

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random posts, Script Frenzy, work in progress, writing

Today’s Dispatch: More Randomesticity

This post was brought to you by Gabriel Macht’s hair. Before: After: (In the pre-Pinterest version of “the list,” the man currently known as Harvey Specter would have been classified under Tier 1.5: Awesome Human Being, alongside Roger Federer and Matt Damon. Yes, hot, but he’s also happily married to Jacinda from The Real World: London, and I would not dare to…

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procrastination, screenplay, Script Frenzy, work in progress, writing

Today’s Dispatch: Procrastination Is Easy

This post has been brought to you by this picture of Paul Walker. Source: trashness.com via Sam on Pinterest Considering that I’m practically halfway through my Script Frenzy screenplay – at 47 out of 100 pages – I’ve found it quite natural to slack off and think of crazy things about the screenplay that have nothing to do with writing…

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music, procrastination, screenplay, Script Frenzy, work in progress, writing

Today’s Dispatch: The Writing Soundtrack

I’m one of those writers who always gets confused with the playlist i’m supposed to listen to, and the soundtrack for my writing. This month’s Screnzy is no exception. On the one hand, I have Ella Fitzgerald, for the moments where Claire wallows deeper in her own self-pity. On the other: Terence Trent D’arby. (In fairness, the man currently known…

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screenplay, Script Frenzy, work in progress, writing

Today’s Dispatch: It’s An Honor Just to Be…

While I may have banned all stressful things (read: schoolwork and celebrity gossip) from my hospital room during last week’s confinement, I still managed to get a little bit of progress done on the screenplay version of Nominated. One of the things that stood out for me during the whole noodling-around process for the story was the whole “Hollywood-as-high school…

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