by Fiona Wheeler We take what paying gigs come our way, and the editorial content is most often prescribed before we, the writer, come aboard the project. Screenplays written on spec, on the other hand, are author’s choice, and what we choose to write about says a lot about who we are. Some writers are... Continue Reading →
Most of our lives are basically mundane and dull, and it’s up to the writer to find ways to make them interesting.
We are a species that needs and wants to understand who we are. Sheep lice do not seem to share this longing, which is one reason why they write so little.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospection.
You don't write because you want to say something, you write because you've got something to say.