Week 30-31 22/08-04/09/2016 # A Much Needed Slowing Down

– 5 min – Well, this was bound to happen at one point. Although I have found my ideal work method to process the screenplays we have to read, it was getting all too much. The tempo of a new screenplay to read, make a synopsis and logline and write a little report on your… Continue reading Week 30-31 22/08-04/09/2016 # A Much Needed Slowing Down

Week 29 15-21/08/2016 # I Don’t Want To Be (Just) A Screenwriter

– 8 min – Brace yourself. This might not be a very cheerful post. But then again, it might have a happy conclusion after all. I’m not quite sure when this dawned on me, but it’s probably one of those trickling-in kind of thoughts, that eventually bubbled to the surface and hit me this week.… Continue reading Week 29 15-21/08/2016 # I Don’t Want To Be (Just) A Screenwriter

Week 28 08-14/08/2016 # Oh William, There Art Thou!

– 5 min – I have a confession to make: I have yet to read a play by William Shakespeare. Pause for gasps and shocks of horror. I know I have mentioned him in some of the posts as, in my view, an indispensable part of thy writing education. And I still stand behind that… Continue reading Week 28 08-14/08/2016 # Oh William, There Art Thou!

Week 27 01-07/08/2016 # Anyone Can Learn, Not Everyone Will Master

– 5 min – Now that we’re a little more than a month into the course, a question popped into my mind. Can anyone learn screenwriting? This had to be on Karel Segers’ mind (the teacher of our screenwriting course), when he set up this online course, based on methods he had used many times… Continue reading Week 27 01-07/08/2016 # Anyone Can Learn, Not Everyone Will Master