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Saying Goodbye Short Script

// January 20th, 2014 // No Comments » // My Writing Life, Scripts

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So here’s the writing prompt I was given today.  It was good timing as I had nothing to write about and just needed to get my juices flowing.

Director, and best friend, Dale, calls and says he has a short project for me to get my writing juices flowing.

This was the pitch:

A couple in a small town in an AM/PM type gas/market (like a Bonnie & Clyde).  Cop cars surround the place. And a family with a kid are also inside.

Do they escape? Do they die? What happens inside? I prefer they die but whatever you want.

I took the assignment so-to-speak. So how did it turn out? (more…)

The Time where Glenn hates writing with Celtx

// January 16th, 2014 // No Comments » // My Writing Life, Scripts

celtx logoYeah, I know this year is about getting to “The End” as many times as possible – and I finally did an 8 pager where I could actually write “The End”.

That being said, it’s a good warm-up to my quest to submit a feature to two competitions this year. Can it be done? I had to get my feet wet first so… here it is:

The Time Where Glenn Hates Writing With Celtx

It’s short, it doesn’t make a lot of sense, but some of you might find humor in it. Jake did, and he’s 13.

I don’t know if that’s good, bad, or ugly – and I’m not sure if writing to amuse a 13 ¬†year old is gonna amuse and adult – lets just say it’s about the process. (more…)