Three Ways to get into Scriptwriting

Three Ways to get into Scriptwriting

How do you get started? When everyone’s saying ‘Just Fucking Do It’ but you feel completely overwhelmed and panicky, and it’s just not that simple, what’s the first step? How did I write my first script? I was in that place, wanting desperately to write but feeling as...
Overwhelmed and In Search of My Mojo

Overwhelmed and In Search of My Mojo

Last week was a total wipeout for me. SO much work to catch up on after half-term, papers piled high all over my desk, a pinboard full of ideas lying neglected against the wall, and my sense of fury and resentment riding high …   I got overwhelmed and miserable,...
Why you CAN write a script …

Why you CAN write a script …

Have you – I bet you have – watched something on tv, or in the cinema, and thought ‘I could do better than that’? Or at least ‘I could have a go at that!’ Of course you have – and that’s not a criticism of what’s out there, because there’s some...