Very excited to learn that my short play “Warm Bodies” has been selected to be produced by the Valley Repertory Company in Enfield, Connecticut. It was chosen anonymously from 107 entries. The production is expected to happen in late February. Details to come as I receive them!
Well, for one this this is pretty far in advance (May 2012). And for another “National” here refers to the UK, though I don’t see why it would matter where you are, just so long as you’re in the spirit. More info here.
The “Noughties” Blogfest is coming! Check it out here.
. . . Screenwriting takes a hell of a lot longer than writing prose. At least for me! There’s less per page but each page takes MUCH longer to write! Even stage plays don’t take me quite so long. But as they say, anything worth doing . . .
For those of you not in the know, that’s short for National Novel Writing Month. Takes place every November. I’ve participated on and off since 2003. Have even “won” three times (meaning I made the 50k word count). Now, I write year round, as much as possible. And a lot of what I write doesn’t…
Today I got an unsolicited e-mail from JustFiction saying they were interested in publishing “The K-Pro.” Flattering as it sounds, all my red alert signals went off. It’s a writer’s dream to have a publisher waltz up and ask to publish them, but any writer worth his or her salt knows the reality is, it’s…
Launch of DAW’s One Act Playwriting Competition 2012 Monday 17th October 2011. Today, DAW launched its annual Playwriting Competition. The competition aims to encourage the writing of plays for theatre in English and Welsh. Previous prizewinners have been published and performed as a result of promotion through our New Writing Scheme. THE WINNING PLAY IN…
You can now read more of my story “The K-Pro” on my Authonomy site. Go on over there and tell HarperCollins to publish me.
Trying to finish this spec script AND the little play I started writing yesterday (shouldn’t be more than a 10- to 15-minuter). If you want something to look at, go visit Sherlock, who had a bit to say about last weekend, and/or go read my review of Thor.
. . . what the hell is wrong with me. I’m supposed to be finishing this spec script (due to be done by the 23rd), but I just started writing a new play instead. Sigh. There’s too much going on in my head these days and not enough chances to get it all out.