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Cultivate Your Creative Community and Leaning into Your Personal Stories to Embrace Your Unique Voice (From Script)

In this week’s round up brought to us by ScriptMag.com, a special interview with Paramount+ showrunner Ali Schouten, a new Reckless Creatives Podcast episode with independent filmmaker Skyler Lawson, finding a creative community that empowers your creative sensibilities, and more!

In this week’s round up brought to us by ScriptMag.com, a special interview with Paramount+ showrunner Ali Schouten, a new Reckless Creatives Podcast episode with independent filmmaker Skyler Lawson, finding a creative community that empowers your creative sensibilities, and more!

Reckless Creatives Podcast - From Farm to Celluloid: Skyler Lawson Brings Cinema Back Home

Cultivate Your Creative Community and Leaning into Your Personal Stories to Embrace Your Unique Voice (From Script)

When you have an Indiana grain field, a high-school sweetheart, and a dream, what do you do? You make a film, of course! Writer/director Skyler Lawson talks with Sadie Dean and Jeanne Bowerman about the monumental task of bringing his film, Whelm, to life ... on celluloid, no less!

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UNDERSTANDING SCREENWRITING: The End of Netflix

Cultivate Your Creative Community and Leaning into Your Personal Stories to Embrace Your Unique Voice (From Script)

Hello to Dom, the gang and some other interesting characters and bye-bye to Netflix as we deal with F9: The Fast Saga, @Zola, Jungle Cruise, Always Be My Maybe.

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Cultivate Your Creative Community: NYC Women Filmmakers

Cultivate Your Creative Community and Leaning into Your Personal Stories to Embrace Your Unique Voice (From Script)

There are community and global film/TV/writing groups all over the world that strive to empower content creators, media makers, screenwriters and filmmakers. Here are some ideas about finding the right one that is a fit with your sensibility.

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Embracing Your Unique Writer's Voice with "iCarly" Showrunner Ali Schouten

Cultivate Your Creative Community and Leaning into Your Personal Stories to Embrace Your Unique Voice (From Script)

Script's Editor Sadie Dean interviews "iCarly" showrunner and writer Ali Schouten about her career, leaning into her personal stories to find her voice as a writer and rebooting the beloved television show "iCarly" for Paramount+.

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7 Outlets to Consider for Your Journalism

7 Outlets to Consider for Your Journalism

Journalist Alison Hill shares seven outlets for writers to consider when trying to place their journalism, including newspapers, podcasts, newsletters, and more.

5 Insights on Writing About Challenging Topics With Children in Age-Friendly Ways (and Why It’s Important To Do So)

5 Insights on Writing About Challenging Topics With Children in Age-Friendly Ways (and Why It’s Important To Do So)

Children are often the ones most effected by both major policy changes and personal family changes, making engaging with them on tough topics critical. Here, public health specialist and writer Patty Mechael shares 5 insights on writing about challenging topics with children in age-friendly ways.

Poetry Prompt

Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 629

Every Wednesday, Robert Lee Brewer shares a prompt and an example poem to get things started on the Poetic Asides blog. This week, write an avoidance poem.

What Are Submission Guidelines in Writing?

What Are Submission Guidelines in Writing?

In this post, we answer the question of what are submission guidelines in writing, and we look at how writers can take advantage of them to find more success getting published.

3 Tips for Crafting a Character That Can Carry a Series

3 Tips for Crafting a Character That Can Carry a Series

From planting characteristics early on to understanding the expectations of your genre, author Mia P. Manansala shares 3 tips for crafting a character that can carry a series.

Quite the Reward

Quite the Reward

Every writer needs a little inspiration once in a while. For today's prompt, your character rescues a creature that turns out to be a powerful being.

Rita Zoey Chin: On the Way Storytelling Can Shape Lives

Rita Zoey Chin: On the Way Storytelling Can Shape Lives

Author Rita Zoey Chin discusses the process of writing her new novel, The Strange Inheritance of Leah Fern.

Chess Life: Market Spotlight

Chess Life: Market Spotlight

For this week's market spotlight, we look at Chess Life, the official publication of the United States Chess Federation.

The Art and Craft of Pre-Writing

The Art and Craft of Pre-Writing

What do you do when pantsing leads to false starts but plotting feels less organic? Author Christine Wells shares what she calls the art and craft of pre-writing, and a step-by-step system to help you succeed.