Ah... 2007 feels better already - some challenges already but optimism all the way... So, 2nd jan and second post since restart - not bad at all. After reading the last post Superman (I married into the Justice League don'cha know) was all support and cheering but asked "What are you going to write, then?" … Continue reading The Plan…
Well, the Nicholl-prompted requests seem to be dribbling to a stop (only 1 in the last 4 days) but I have started to receive script requests from those who requested only a logline and/or synopsis (4 this week.)Â Come January I will, at the least, have people to pester! I've also received some responses from … Continue reading Shadowkeeper Update
I'm pleased to be able to report that I have had severalÂ queries for either a synopsis or script (for both production and as a sample) of THE SHADOWKEEPER thanks to the Nicholl result. So, all has not stalled - on the contrary I have received a few queries each day since the 15th Oct, … Continue reading Nicholl Interest
Well, I promised I'd be honest and report the bad as well as the good so the last few days definitely deserve an entry. Today (being Tuesday) I received the next Nicholl letter and The Shadowkeeper did not make it through to the semifinal round. On Saturday I received word that of the 200+ companies … Continue reading Shadowkeeper Progress… or lack thereof.
Home and just about human again (that 15 hour haul over the pacific is INSANE) I am appreciating the simple joy of not having to get dressed and face the world just to get some breakfast, though, for that, I can heartily recommend a lovely little psuedo-french cafe called "Champagne" on Santa Monica near San … Continue reading Home Sweet Home
I am delighted to report that this morning I received word from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences that THE SHADOWKEEPER has made it through to the quarterfinal round of the Nicholl Fellowship! Click here for information on the Nicholl
Well, what a week! The Shadowkeeper was not a winner on the big night, prize-wise (small pout) but, by the end of the night, I had one definite lunch for this week, two requests for the script and tentative lunches (to be confirmed after they'd read the script) which is, after all the main point. … Continue reading Live from Hollywood, it’s…
The next few times I write will be from Hollywood which is actually several thousand miles from where I started from (Philly) but it's the same country ... Okay, so I'm a little dizzy with excitement but who wouldn't be?!I intend to make the most I can possibly make of this opportunity and I hope … Continue reading California here I come!
The Shadowkeeper has been selected as a Quarter Finalist in the PAGE International Screenwriting Competition! The Semi-Finalists will be announced on July 15th. The PAGE is judged on a strict points basis: points from 1-10 are awarded in several catagories from formatting and typos to structure and marketability. There is a Bronze, Silver and Gold … Continue reading Goodness me!