Tag Archives: screenplay

Confluence and convergence

It’s been a while between posts and that’s merely due to life and its many facets. I try hard to keep all of the things in balance, but sometimes that’s not possible. Given we can only manoeuvre settings around 24 … Continue reading

Posted in Conflux, For the screen, On writing, Workshops | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Making movies

The Canberra film community pulled out all the stops for the recent Lights! Canberra! Action! short film competition. I was lucky enough to be involved as cast in two of the competition films, Horrorology, written and produced by Hannah and┬áLaura … Continue reading

Posted in For the screen | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A finished crappy first draft is better than an unfinished draft

“A finished crappy first draft is better than an unfinished draft” I read this in a meme on Facebook today. And so it is that I find myself with a finished first draft of my debut screenplay, Summer Solstice (working … Continue reading

Posted in For the screen, On writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A good start to the new year

I read over my writing goals for 2016 and I’m pleased to report I’ve made some progress! I am going great guns on getting the first draft done of my first screenplay. I’m just about up to the third act, … Continue reading

Posted in For the screen, On writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Chipping away, slowly, ever so slowly

The good news? I’m writing again! The bad news? I am sloth-like in my progress. But anything is better than nothing and keeping that screenplay tucked up in my head in its warmest, flannel pyjamas won’t get it any closer … Continue reading

Posted in For the screen, On writing, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 5 Comments

Did you hear that whooshing sound?

It was the sound of a whole, entire year whizzing by. Is it really a year since I last posted? Apparently so. And I am still in the seventh circle of hell, with post-examination revisions to my dissertation┬ástill doing the … Continue reading

Posted in On writing | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Back in the saddle

Good news on the writing (procrastination) front! My 40,000-word MPhil dissertation was submitted on 19 March, with two external markers currently assessing it. I should hear back in late May as to what, if any (but likely), changes are required … Continue reading

Posted in For the screen, On writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment