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The only thing a writer must do, to legitimately call herself a writer, is write. Period. While it is true […]
Taking A Moment To Celebrate
I finished my first draft on Tuesday. It weighs in at 247 pages, and I almost can’t believe I did […]
On Thursday I drove to Beverly Hills for my meeting with the Fancy Hollywood Agent (FHA). His office was buzzing […]
Enter: Fancy Hollywood Agent
“The Feathered Tale of Talula Jones” is my thesis project for USC’s Master of Professional Writing program. It’s been an […]
A Large Red Drop Of Sun
As it turns out, the best teacher I’ve had on the topic of avoiding cliché was my high school art […]
Never, Ever, Go Back
Usually I write like a shark – always moving forward, never stopping. To stop would be death. If in the […]
Research Or Procrastination
Whenever I hit a wall with my writing I feel a powerful urge to go out to the desert to […]
Of Deadlines And Cookies
I have heard many writers say that they love deadlines, that they don’t sit down to write unless they have […]