The Get A Mentor program

Is your mentor program a tad shady?

Hiring a “script doctor”

If you really have limitations in a given area — dialogue, plotting, whatever — you need a writing partner, not a self-styled guru.

Writers Boot Camp

Workshops often bill themselves as helping writers avoid the painful mistakes, but sometimes what you really need are the painful mistakes.

Getting help as a deaf screenwriter

If you were hired to write a magazine article in French, you wouldn’t think twice about having a native speaker look over your work. That’s what you need.

Robert Mckee

Internalize what makes sense to you and chuck the rest. Anyone who tries to convince you that theirs is the One True Way is deluding themselves and you.

Screenwriting contests

A couple can be a boon to a young writer, others are in it for the cash.

Script promotion websites

A waste of time and money?

Paying for notes?

If you’re looking to strangers for notes, protect yourself and check them out first.

Writing a biography

Link to a template to write your baby-writer biography.