Category: Fun Stuff

Starting 2018 Off Right!

Hi all, and Happy New Year! Is this the year you break into the screenwriting industry? Do any of your resolutions include the following: A.) Complete your first script B.) Land an agent or manager C.) Option...

Pardon Our Dust – Upgrade in Progress!

Hi all. Please bear with us today if the forums aren't available. We're currently upgrading our forum software to offer new features and a more unique screenwriting experience! Best, Hank

2017 Writing Resolutions…

Hi all, and Happy New Year! Is this the year you break into the screenwriting industry? Do any of your resolutions include the following: A.) Complete your first script B.) Land an agent or manager C.) Option...

Screenwriting Video: 4 Exercises BEFORE You Start Writing

Nothing says, "Happy Thanksgiving" like a new video! Do you have a great idea you're ready to get started on? Is there enough "meat" on the project's bones to go from FADE IN...

Virtual PitchFest – WtR Promo

Dear Write to Reelers, As many of you know, screenwriter/member Pete Bridges just sold a spec script to Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Entertainment! Pete started through the screenwriting website, Virtual Pitch Fest, where he...

Querying Your Script – Video

Have you written a great script and wondering what to do with it? Here are some tips on how to query your writing successfully and steps to sell your script. https://youtu.be/jz8tU1Cqm-c Want more helpful screenwriting...

10 Tips for Writing Contained Scripts – Video

We go over 10 elements to include in your own writing to keep the plot tense and a reader reading, regardless of limited locations. These techniques may be known by multiple names, but...

4 Words to Avoid When Writing – Video

Certain words and phrases don't score you anything extra with readers, and using them too frequently may cause you to actually lose points. Here are a few suggestions of what to edit out...