Is It Harder to Be a Novelist or a Screenwriter? (Plus a Brief Meditation on How Being a Writer Should be Like Smoking Cigars.)
Lately, my novelist friends and I have been talking about finding other jobs because the publishing business is so rocky
This year, scripts had to receive at least six mentions to be included on the Black List. It has been said many times, but it's worth repeating: The Black List is not a "best of" list. It is, at best, a "most liked" list.
I've written screenplays and teleplays adapting novels, and it is admittedly hard to distill the essence of a story from