A friend of the site recently introduced us to TVTropes.org, a community forum that has compiled a gigantic list of basically every trope you could possibly think of. Despite the name, the database is not limited to television tropes. A trope is a common or overused theme or device. Another
I regularly get emails from readers hoping that I have some obscure script or another in my personal collection. I almost never do. But thankfully there is a much better resource available to LA residents than my bookshelf. The Writers Guild Foundation Shavelson-Webb Library is open to the public —
The deadline for the Jameson First Shot competition is around the corner on January 2.
You’re pretty sure you need an outline, but you’re not sure whether it should seven lines or forty pages…
Gordy Hoffman, founder of the BlueCat Screenplay Competition, recently shared his thoughts on how to win that contest, and his words can be applied to virtually any screenwriting competition.
The BlueCat Screenplay Competition is putting on a little challenge for screenwriters: write at least three pages a day for thirty days.
It’s pretty rare for us to put up recommendations on this site. We only get behind products, books, and services that we truly believe in. IndieFlix is one of those services.
Blake Snyder Enterprises has announced the release of Save the Cat! Story Structure Software 3.0. I haven’t tried this software yet… but it looks really cool.
I recently discovered OpenWiFiSpots.com and have fallen in love with it.
I just stumbled upon Classic Cinema Online and decided I had to share it with all of you.