A rambling post about what I need versus what my mind fixates on.
A long list of films and shows I watched and loved in 2020.
My first ever year end list about anything! It sure beats writing about iPhones...
Wherein I sputter about Jason Momoa and how I think he is neat-o.
Taking a moment to look at what actually transpired this past year - and what can be learned from it.
A post about enjoying the process as well as the result.
Working principles. A story, whether it is screenplay, novel or something I am whispering in your ear should satisfy one or both of the following conditions. They are listed in order of importance. 1) The story should entertain/titillate/engage the reader/listener/viewer. 2) The story should teach/inform/educate the reader/listener/viewer. I am sure I have stolen this almost directly from … Continue reading Two Rules for Storytelling
3-4-08 Like most people who are interested in making movies I love watching them. Up until a few years ago I saw many, many movies each year in the theater. Then something happened. What happened I couldn’t say for sure, there was not one event that changed everything. I only know that one day going … Continue reading Doing My Part
3-13-08 I would be telling a lie if I claimed to be a fan of westerns. I think I have seen my share although there are a great many classic westerns that I have not seen nor do I plan to see. Why is this? I think my expectations as to what a western should … Continue reading 3:10 to Yuma
8-5-08 So I should start by saying I have no idea if what I am about to reference is actually true. That is, my information comes from the Internet, which we all know is full of utter nonsense and lies. That being said I came across a link today that brought a smile to my … Continue reading Validation