Character Development Checklist – 13 Points To Consider
We love to read about believable characters in books. You can do this by using this infographic as your character development checklist.
7 Tips for Writing Unique Characters
One of the goals as a writer is to create a character that stands out. Your world is unique and wonderfully interesting, but are your characters? Can you tell who is speaking without a tag? Does your character even surprise your reader at times? Let me g
SUBMISSIONS INSANITY: How To Get Your Screenplay Solicited
Most screenwriters see "no unsolicited material" and give up. But Bang2write's Lucy V argues: GET your script solicited via a great query & one page pitch!
How to Write a Movie Synopsis That Sells (Free Template)
Knowing how to write a movie synopsis is an absolute must for anyone trying to shop a screenplay or work within Hollywood. But how can you compress the complex thoughts of your story into a one-page doc?
How To Write An Awesome Movie, According To Some Of Hollywood's Best Writers
Hollywood pros like Paul Feig, Richard Linklater, and Diablo Cody give their best tips and insights for all you wannabe writers.
How to Write Dialogue With Our FREE “Tips for Writing Dialogue” Checklist
Learning how to write dialogue that conveys plot and jumps off the page by studying the best dialogue examples.
8 ½ Character Archetypes You Should Be Writing - Helping Writers Become Authors
Character archetypes present important guidelines for creating a well-rounded cast that can provide optimum help for advancing your hero's journey.
The Ultimate Character Questionnaire (156 questions)…
This character questionnaire has been collated from a variety of sources. It has been split into categories to try to make it more manageable, but this categorisation is far from perfect and lots o…
7 Lessons from Books Made into Movie Adaptations | Now Novel
Why are some books just naturally suited to film? Read 7 lessons in how to write with cinematic flair from books made into movie adaptations.
The Idea Generator: A Screenwriting Starter Kit • Any Possibility
The Screenwriting Starter Kit will help you set aside time, create intention and choose an idea for your next screenplay.
How to Learn the Screenwriting Format and Rules — E.M. Welsh
How to Learn the Screenwriting Format and Rules | Have you always wanted to write a screenplay, but you're caught up with the format and the rules? With my FREE workshop and tech training I've made it super super easy for any storyteller to learn how to write a screenplay! | screenwriting format | screenwriting rules | screenplay format | screenplay rules | write format script | format script | script format
How to create an awesome plot outline! A step by step guide
After you’ve figured out the rough plot of your novel (I used the first 4 steps of Randy Ingermanson’s snowflake method), it may help you to outline it. An outline can be viewed as a basic ‘w…
How to Write Funny - Helping Writers Become Authors
Don't be afraid of learning how to write funny. It is a teachable technique arising from the strong foundation of well-realized characters and story beats.
Saturday Story Prompts
Saturday Story Prompts are a weekly collection of five short snippits of story that my Muses never went further with. Hopefully they’ll spark a story for someone else!
Script treatment - what is it, why you need it and how to nail it.
How to write a professional SCRIPT TREATMENT - A step by step guide packed with EXAMPLES and actionable TIPS you can use today.