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"Look Good in Your Shorts." Published in MovieMaker Magazine, Special Edition: Complete Guide to Making Movies 2012
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"The Script Doctor is In: How to Triage Script Notes" (Part I of II). Published in MovieMaker Magazine, Summer 2011
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"The Script Doctor is In: Cures for Common Complaints" (Part II of II). Published in MovieMaker Magazine, Winter 2011
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Great dialogue builds great scripts. This book gives screenwriters and playwrights an easy to use training manual for improving dialogue writing skills It includes step-by-step lessons and over 80 targeted dialogue writing exercises.

I Rewrote Strindberg. He Had It Coming.

It had been years since I last read Miss Julie. So, when I got the commission to do this adaptation, I sat down with Strindberg’s script to look at it with a fresh eye. I read the script. And then I read it again. And then I read it a third time. And each time, I was left with the same question: “Why does Julie fall apart? Why does this competent savvy woman collapse under the pressure of these particular events?”

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"The Script Doctor is In: How to Triage Script Notes" (Part I of II). Published in MovieMaker Magazine, Summer 2011
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"Look Good in Your Shorts." Published in MovieMaker Magazine, Special Edition: Complete Guide to Making Movies 2012
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"The Script Doctor is In: Cures for Common Complaints" (Part II of II). Published in MovieMaker Magazine, Winter 2011
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Great dialogue builds great scripts. This book gives screenwriters and playwrights an easy to use training manual for improving dialogue writing skills It includes step-by-step lessons and over 80 targeted dialogue writing exercises.