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20 Best Screenplay Contests Worth Entering

A lot of screenwriters have gotten their break from winning a screenwriting contest. The problem is that there’s so many screenplay contests, that is can be hard to know which ones can kick start your screenwriting career. All contests aren’t created equal. There’s not many that are worth mentioning in a query letter or that can actually help you get […]

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How To Get A Screenwriting Agent

There are few connections more particular and nuanced than the writer-agent relationship. When is the correct time to seek a screenwriting agent, what will they handle for you, and which is the proper organization to go with? This post will tell you how to get a screenwriting agent. Many screenwriters hope they will be discovered working with an agent. Meanwhile, others are used to forging their own partnerships and relying on […]

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How To Get A Screenwriting Manager

We’ve all been there. You’ve finished your screenplay and you want to take the next step as a screenwriter. Then you do google searches to find out how to get a screenwriting manager. Before you get ahead of yourself, let’s cover the basics here. What Does A Screenwriting Manager Do? Screenwriting managers are there to help give you career advice, […]

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10 Screenwriting Books That Beginners Should Read

Screenwriting can be hard in the beginning if you don’t have the proper resources to learn from. The first place people turn to is the internet. The internet typically redirects people to books. But how do you know if these books are the books you should be reading? In this post I’ll break down the 10 screenwriting books that beginners […]

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5 Brands Of Coffee You’ve Never Tried Before

If you’re like me, you’ve probably spent your nights writing your screenplay. While I enjoy this time of the day for writing, I can’t help but to succumb to the melatonin released by my body which induces sleep. There’s a few things you can do to combat the big bad sandman if you find yourself in situations like this. The […]

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Should Screenwriters Wear Blue Light Glasses?

If you’re a screenwriter, you likely spend an obscene amount of time in front of your laptop or computer screen. The amount of time you spend in front of that screen can have a negative effect on your eyes. That negative effect comes in the form of macular degeneration and eye strain. What causes these negative effects is blue light. […]

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Are You Looking For Screenplay Ideas?

Has the well of inspiration run dry? Are you creatively bankrupt for new stories? Don’t fret. If you are having trouble thinking of something for your next screenplay, there are many places to go for new screenplay ideas. The first place you can try is the screenwriting reddit. Looking to your peers can sometimes spark an idea. Many of the […]

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3 Essential Investments Every Screenwriter Should Make In Themselves

Screenwriting is hard. I don’t think that’s a revolutionary statement. For this reason, it’s important to set yourself up for success by making sure that you invest in yourself. Here’s 3 essential investments every screenwriter should make in themselves. 1. Read The Greats Before you start hacking away at those keys, do some research. And by research, I mean reading. […]

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