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Acting for writers

  Here is more great writing advice from Life, the Universe, and Everything. The theme of the presentation is acting for writers: By Scott Bronson. Any misinformation is the fault of the note taker.   Second entrance: someone needs to … Continue reading

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Research

Here is more great writing advice from Life, the Universe, and Everything. Any misinformation is the fault of the note taker. Immerse yourself I the data or seem in the soup so you can absorb. Caution: history may lead to … Continue reading

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Why is being right important?

Here is more great writing advice from Life, the Universe a, d Everything. Any misinformation is the fault of the note taker. You lose the trust of the writer. Not have anything to take you out of the world. An … Continue reading

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Pitch advice:

Here are some notes from a panel at life the universe and everything. On a pitch don’t worry about spoilers. Ask them do you want a spoiler or non-spoiler version? Define the major problem of the story. Share stakes of … Continue reading

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Personal adversity: 

Here is a continuation of my notes from a life the universe and everything panel. Any misinformation is the fault of the note taker. Don’t feel odd. Babies cry at night> because they don’t know if their parents will come … Continue reading

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Red flag panel on contracts:

I don’t recall if these are notes from attending Wester con or from LTUE. Anyway, here is info about publishers and contracts. Small press: You may not get an advance in small press, don’t get royalty until you earn out … Continue reading

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How to get followers on Social media Part two: 

Here is a continuation of my notes from a life the universe and everything panel. Any misinformation is the fault of the note taker.   One thing that had huge success is events and parties. Have an online party. A … Continue reading

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How to get followers on Social media Part one:

Here are notes from a life the universe and everything panel. Any misinformation is the fault of the note taker. First rule: market your work: The people who buy your material are people who know you. Make friends and get … Continue reading

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“Dustin” – by The Dustin Team: 

More movie making skills:   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aKRZn0uS6eA

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Spellbound Short Film by Ying Wu & Lizzia Xu:

Enjoy some video talent https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W_B2UZ_ZoxU

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