Week 47-48 19/12/2016-01/01/2017 # End-Of-Year Review: Still In Love And Now Ruined For Life (In A Good Way)

– 8 min – As is not uncommon, I too did an end-of-year review for myself, about this past year. And of course screenwriting has had a big part in it. I actually became a member of the Screenwriting page on FB at the very beginning of this past year as a New Year’s resolution,… Continue reading Week 47-48 19/12/2016-01/01/2017 # End-Of-Year Review: Still In Love And Now Ruined For Life (In A Good Way)

Week 18 30/05-05/06/2016 # Everyone Wants Something: A Simpler Look At Motivation

– 5 min – “Does your protagonist want something?”, a creative friend asked me this week, when meeting up for coffee and talking about writing and storytelling and what not. Those kinds of meet-ups always result in something good is my experience now. “Yes, of course”, I replied. “Mine doesn’t”, she said, mentioning her struggle… Continue reading Week 18 30/05-05/06/2016 # Everyone Wants Something: A Simpler Look At Motivation

Week 8 21-27/03/2016 # True Colours

– 6 min – “…there is only one motivation and that is desire…” – Jane Smiley. A powerful statement that I agree with, which I ran into during this week. I really did need a ‘vacation’ and since Easter weekend was coming up, I was giving myself a little break, not really going anywhere, just… Continue reading Week 8 21-27/03/2016 # True Colours

Day 11 16/02/2016 # Motivation Is Everything

– 3 min – And I do mean EVERYTHING. Why do you do what you do? What is your story? If you don’t know the motivation of why someone is doing something or not doing something, it’s so much harder to relate or have empathy towards that person or understand what is going on. Imagine… Continue reading Day 11 16/02/2016 # Motivation Is Everything

Day 3 03/02/2016 # I’m Stuck

– 3 min – Well, that didn’t take very long. When I shared this momentous event, that I started writing my very first screenplay on a screenwriting group on Facebook, one guy commented amongst other very kind things ‘this will be your bootcamp’, which was also meant kind, but also very true. And somehow I… Continue reading Day 3 03/02/2016 # I’m Stuck