Writing Effective Loglines


Here is more advice by Christopher Lockhart, Story Analyst at William Morris Endeavor Agency. It’s a lengthy article packed with useful information on constructing loglines, so take the time to read it thoroughly. A common tool utilized by both writers and executives is the LOGLINE. A logline conveys the dramatic story of a screenplay in…

Character is the Basis of Story Structure


Here is another story paradigm covered in Donna Michelle Anderson’s book. I managed to read this cover to cover while waiting for a writing seminar. It’s based on classic mythical hero structure. Basically it’s all about character. A character had a need which must be fulfilled. Character drives action which in terms explores theme. Make…