Some of you may remember that I was working on a project for Nanowrimo in November called Pirate by Blood. I am still working on it, but feel it would be a great TV series, so I am working on the pilot, which I hope to get completed […]
Third Person is a great writing tool, but did you know that it is split into sub-narrations? This post discusses these narrations and how to use them. I consider myself more of a screenwriter than a prose writer, but I do write prose. One of the hardest decisions […]
Apologies for not writing about Nanowrimo results last week. WordPress server went down and deleted the draft and I tried rewriting it on Sunday but WordPress was so Glitchy. Saturday, on 22:50, I managed to get to my nanowrimo to 50,002 words! Yay! That was extremely exhausting. It […]
Over the last few days, I have fallen behind in my NaNoWrimo project. I have 36226, whereas yesterday I needed to have 38, 300. So, I am just over 2k words behind! Although, I did have a good excuse for my lack of words on Thursday, I was […]
Nanowrimo Day 19 starts off with a race between two best friends, me—Shannon, and my friend Sophie. Sophie and I have both joined Nanowrimo for the first time this year and have now somehow entered into a race as to who can get more words during the challenge. […]
Building characters is one of the hardest steps of writing a story. Without a character in mind, you cannot tell a story and so it is an important step but what makes a good character? What makes the reader care about the tiny life you put onto a page? This post will discuss the sympathy, motivation and understanding of a character that needs to take place for the character to be strong and well-rounded.
Some of you know that I am an aspiring screenwriter. I aim to become a television series writer, preferably in drama or fantasy. This Christmas, I have received the best gift any screenwriter could wish for. A copy of Final Draft. Final Draft is the software used in […]