Category Archives: Screenwriting

#TBT: #Screenwriting: What Classic Shows Mean For Me As a Writer

  I am sort of a classic television show junkie. I know quite a bit about shows from the 50s – 90s, but mostly, the 70s and 80s is where my heart is. I am currently participating in a military … Continue reading

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#Writing: The Passion For Me To Talk So Much About What Many Are Not Interested In

I talk a lot about writing. Constantly. I’m now realizing that it sort of makes its way into so many conversations and at times, without me even realizing it. At first, there was sort of a mild embarrassment once I … Continue reading

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Fellow #Writers: What Are Some “Rules” About #Writing That You Don’t Like?

I don’t have to say that as writers, we’ve realized a very long time ago that this is a job that we have to love to some degree, or we will be absolutely miserable. Writing can be a very lonely … Continue reading

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#Oscars and “Lack” Of Diversity – Here Is What No One Is Talking About

There seems to be a lot of opinions about the Oscars and the perceived lack of diversity. However, here is something no one seems to want to talk about. I will preface this by saying that I am a black … Continue reading

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When “Strangers” Support You More Than People You Know

So, you’re someone who has decided to break the monotony that is everyday life by going for something and making a change in your life. Whether it is looking to achieve a lifelong dream or even something such as wanting … Continue reading

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#Writing: Just ONE Of The Places I Stay Prepared To Write

Before my family and I moved to Texas, we lived in North Carolina. My wife and I are in the Army and were stationed at Fort Bragg. We lived in Raeford, which was about a 35-40 minute drive from the … Continue reading

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#Screenwriting: Why I Have No Problem Writing Full Scripts As “Practice”

Practice? We’re talking about practice?! A few years ago when I began my journey toward becoming a professional screenwriter, I knew that there would be a LOT I would need to educate myself on before being anywhere near ready for … Continue reading

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