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Writing for the Screen: How to Write a Movie Screenplay
The Screenwriting Challenge
We walk the aisles, dancing our fingers over the bindings, lips quivering, wanting a fix. With Netflix and other streaming services needing vast amounts of content, those racks of books are perfect fodder for adaptation. In the past, Hollywood frowned upon authors adapting their own work, but times have changed. If an author comes to the table with a script draft in hand, even a terrible one, producers will rejoice at the potential of saving development costs. Nothing excites a producer more than saving money. Authors are surprisingly easy to contact.
How to Write a Book Description That Will Captivate Readers (And Sell Books!)
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It requires a totally different skill set. But fortunately, if you already have the talent, passion, and inclination to write, you can acquire the necessary skills to write your own movie. Far to the contrary. Some stories are better experienced through reading.