Jen Grisanti explains the hot trend of “linking dilemmas” in the TV pilot — having the series dilemma link to the pilot dilemma.The first time someone ever pointed this out to me as ‘a thing’ that existed I felt like such an idiot for never having consciously identified it before.
The basics of eye shapes for writers.
IF YOU’RE BROKE AS ME BUT STILL WANT TO GROSS PEOPLE OUT ON HALLOWEEN, HERE YA GO.
-SOME DARK EYESHADOW(black, greens and browns)
-SOME RED MAKEUP(lipstick, eyeshadow or whatever)
-2 HARD BIG BRUSH, 1 SMALL BRUSH, A MEDIUM SPONDGE(can be found at any hobby store. Take the cheapest you can find).
optional: powder brush and blue food dye.
Be super creative and make really gross wounds. To make it look deeper, just build up layers.
Rice and spaggeti can be used as worms and maggots.
Blitz means camera flash.
I think people would be happier if they admitted things more often. In a sense we are all prisoners of some memory, or fear, or disappointment—we are all defined by something we can’t change.
14 Serial Killers Who Were Never Captured
14. The Babysitter
11. Bible John
9. The Grim Sleeper¹
7. Beer Man
6. The Doodler
Det finns mitt i skogen en oväntad glänta, som bara kan hittas av den som gått vilse.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer ran for seven seasons and had a massive cultural impact. Several new shows featuring female leads went into production in its wake, and it influenced the revival of Doctor Who and the creation of its spinoff, Torchwood.
Below you can find all the shooting scripts from…
If you want to know a genre, it doesn’t hurt to read the best of it. Here are links to the Top 10 Fantasy films out there, according to the AFI.
It’s hard to find some of the older screenplays, so unfortunately I don’t have a link for Miracle on 34th Street or The Thief of Bagdad.
Things almost every author needs to research
- How bodies decompose
- Wilderness survival skills
- Mob mentality
- Other cultures
- What it takes for a human to die in a given situation
- Common tropes in your genre
- Average weather for your setting
It’s a really interesting book and I’d highly recommend it (you can grab it here for only $12). Before…