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OK, I'm fibbing, it was actually Tennessee Williams' advice to playwrights, but it applies just as much to screenwriters: “What shouldn’t you do if you’re a … [Read more...] about Tennessee Williams’ advice to screenwriters
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I'm pretty skeptical about script contests as a way to further your career. There are success stories but I think they're the exception. So I was interested to … [Read more...] about Are screenplay contests worth entering?