Onward and Upward

This weekend we finished post-production on a short film, No Time for Romance. It’s a fourteen minute short about a pregnant wife who must decide to stay with her live-in boyfriend or prepare for the end of the world. It’s really about much more than that though: the rising nuclear tensions and the effects itContinue reading “Onward and Upward”

Have a reason to wake up in the morning.

Sleeping is great. I need at least 10 hours of solid sack time. And without my alarm I could go all day. But work doesn’t get done while you’re sleeping. But as of late, the holidays and all, getting work done was awfully tough — goal achieving was slim. I slept a lot. In manyContinue reading “Have a reason to wake up in the morning.”

Judgement Day, for writers.

They say Friday, the world is going to end. Scary stuff. But writers have bigger issues. Friday, I’m doing a mass send-out of my query letter in hopes of landing a sale. Big dreamer, I know. There is a sense of anxiety whenever you send out your material. This will never change. There is anContinue reading “Judgement Day, for writers.”

Every writer needs a platform

If you build it, they will come. The writer’s platform is simple. The platform is designed to build your name and sell your product. Every writer needs one if they plan on financially supporting themselves through writing. Start building now. In this world of social networking, blogging and internet — marketing yourself has never beenContinue reading “Every writer needs a platform”