I’ve got to be honest with you – list posts aren’t normally my thang. But three times in the last few days I’ve been asked by blogging folk that I like and admire to recommend them some books – so I thought the easiest way would be to post a list with some short thoughts on each book. [Read more…]
But what do you do if those strategies aren’t working? And you have a writing assignment looming? And you don’t know what to write, or what to write about? Do you sit there and wait for inspiration?
Hell no – here’s a great quote on inspiration from author Jack London: “You can’t wait for inspiration, you have to go after it with a club.” [Read more…]
If you’ve ever studied Hollywood style screenwriting you’ll know that the recommendation is that most screenplays weigh in at 90 to 105 pages long. And if you’ve studied screenwriting you’ll know what this recommendation is about.
If you haven’t studied screenwriting you probably won’t understand why the 90 to 105-page length recommendation is about. As a rule of thumb, Hollywood’s movers and shakers measure a screenplay like this: one page equals approximately one minute of screen time.
So a 90-page screenplay translates to a 90-minute movie. And the guys with the power to greenlight a Hollywood movie look favourably on 90-minute movies.
Why Is 90 Minutes A Good Length For A Movie? [Read more…]
In the world of Online Business, video is the new black. And although video is just a medium – and is not a magic bullet – if used correctly, video can drive thousands of potential customers to your website.
And who doesn’t want thousands of potential customers coming to their website every month? [Read more…]