Wednesday, September 2, 2009


Rewriting is one of the most important aspects of writing. I'm willing to bet you're not doing it often enough or at the most opportune times.

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swilcast at podcastalley

Wednesday, July 29, 2009

episode 9

Is slightly delayed. Odd issue occured on H2 and second half of the episode is the recording from two weeks ago. Requires recording the episode again. Tomorrow night.

Wednesday, July 15, 2009


Thoughts on the importance of outlining for a feature screenplay and software that helps get me there.

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It will be two weeks before the next episode. Moving in to production on a project. It will be taking up all of my time.

The First Draft Done - My handbook in desperate need of an editor on my steps to get from the inkling of an idea to a completed first draft.

Tomboy - Excellent note taking software.

Dropbox - Seriously incredibly free backup software. Syncs to an online server with a potential 3 GB of free storage space.

Interesting screenwriting podcasts.

swilcast at podcastalley

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

The Value of Outside Sources

Screenwriting, like any writing, is informed by the authors knowledge and experience. The best way to become a better writer is to add new experiences. Outside sources can spur new creative thoughts and inject stale projects with new life.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2009

More Celtx

More on Celtx. This time going in to some features I wish it supported and some of the things missing plus notes on a few other things.

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Praxis Screenwriting Competition

Wednesday, June 24, 2009


Chattering endlessly about the Celtx software and why I'm a giant silly fanboy over it. Also mentioning the flaws as I go.

Another screenwriting podcast to check out, Down To Page with Pilar.

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Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Mobile Working Solutions

Looking at some mobile working solutions in an effort to walk away from the computer.

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