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A Master Class with John Sayles: Writer, Director

The WGA Foundation presented a Master Class today with John Sayles, shown here with moderator and writer Josh Olson (History of Violence). Sayles is known for his many indie films that he wrote and directed with funds from writing Hollywood … Continue reading

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Vote for STARTERS to be a Film or TV Series Now

Starters fans, I need your help. I’ve been in the writing cave, working on a new YA project that I’m very excited about. It is not finished yet because writing good books takes time, my friends, but I wanted to … Continue reading

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The Case of Cumberbatch

About three weeks ago, I was at the West Coast premiere of The Imitation Game, the film about Turing breaking the Enigma code. Benedict flew in quickly to do the red carpet but had to leave quickly to fly away … Continue reading

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Starters in Writer’s Digest and inspiration from Django Unchained

Writer’s Digest is still going strong discussing the craft of writing and I’m thrilled to be in the current January 2013 issue pictured above. I’m part of a six page spread on five debut authors. And what a treat to … Continue reading

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Perks of Being A Wallflower

For the first time since the summer of 2011, I feel relaxed. It’s not a vacation break, which is when you go away somewhere and it has nothing to do with work. But it is at least “I can read … Continue reading

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Comic-Con 2012

Here are some images from my first Comic-Con visit. Most of them are from Wednesday, Preview night. Shannon Messenger, my friend and sister Apocalypsie, with her upcoming fall Middle Grade debut, KEEPER OF LOST CITIES (seen on poster behind her). … Continue reading

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