Archive for the ‘writers & writing’ Category
I’m excited for four reasons today:
2. The end of the quarter is in clear sight.
3. I had a new idea for a long-neglected project yesterday, and believe March is the month to bring it all back.
4. I get to cast my vote for the first female presidential nominee tomorrow.
What an exciting time to be a writer. One who isn’t a member of the Guild, at least.
I mean, how often do writers make the news? Here are some clips of striking Hollywood writers, and actors who support them.
First, a classic TV writer:
Next, my favorite:
And finally, to indulge your sweet tooth, here’s McDreamy and crew:
Check out the formidable kb’s recent article on Film-Philosophy. Or should I say kb’s formidable article?
And keep your fingers crossed with me and hope the Mac folks will be able to recover a certain folder from his hard drive (that crashed when I clicked on a pretty icon, causing the computer to irreparably freeze).
“You have dated a whole string of Sheryl Crows: needy, good-looking girls, who somehow require you to be a jerk so they can break up with you and feel better about themselves.”
–from “Showings” by Jennifer Pashley
I’ve always wanted to work Sheryl Crow’s neediness into a short story…