27
AUG
2016

Assignment #4: GMC

Your next assignment goes hand in hand with assignment 3. GMC (goal, motivation, conflict) is another peek at into the mind of your character. It’s also a great reference point to make sure each scene is moving the story forward based on these things. I’m going to be...
26
AUG
2016

Assignment #3: Character Questionnaires

In case you missed the first two assignments I posted last year, you can find them on my blog. Assignment 1 is on beat sheets (super important for everyone, as I’ve yet to have a mentee who didn’t need help in some form with pacing. It’s a very common problem.)...
19
AUG
2016

It’s Almost #PitchWars Decision Time

As we’re nearing the end of #PitchWars, I thought I’d give you all a little peek into my inbox. It’s easy to be on the other side and start to feel defeated or unsure or nervous or unworthy. But I want you to know that you have absolutely no reason to feel that...
01
AUG
2016

Holy Crap It’s Almost #PitchWars Time! FAQs to the Rescue.

I’ve been spending way too much a little time on the #PitchWars feed, and I’ve seen these questions come up time and time again. With nothing else to do, I figured I’d make a quick FAQ post on the ones I see the most. Do I have to do #PimpMyBio? You sure...
19
JUL
2016

Pitch Wars 2016 Wishlist

Hello all you beautiful people! You’re looking quite smashing today. Is that a new shirt? It looks lovely on you. (I figure maybe if I ply you with compliments first, you won’t notice I’m basically recycling my wishlists from the past two years. Is it working?)...
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