Story Clinic


Later this year I’ll be launching my story clinic service called Script Firm. Until I get myself organised, I’m taking a few story questions from my readers. Hopefully, I’ll be able to answer them.

Writing For Comics And Graphic Novels


Comic books and graphic novels have spawned a plethora of material adaptable to screenplays. Despite their similarities with screenplays, they have marked differences in story and writing conventions. The relative explosion of comic book creations is related to their low cost in relation to film and TV. Their distribution mechanism ranges from print to online media,…

Give Your Main Character A Powerhouse Introduction Your Audiences Craves


Who is the main character in your screenplay? Your main character (hero) is the most important character in your screenplay. They must be different from all the other characters and they need unique and intriguing qualities and a specialness to attract A-list talent. They must have the clearest goals, the most obstacles and the most…