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Write On Wednesday – LA Hangout, Meeting Recap & More

July 16th, 2014 in Write On! Wednesday by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Thanks to script consultant Danny Manus, NoBullscript.net, for joining us for the July virtual meeting where we talked about rewriting! Missed the show? Read the recap or listen to the replay. Post your August Goals on Write On Online or Facebook and be entered in a drawing to win a book from Michael Wiese Productions. * [...]

July 2014 Virtual Meeting Recap

July 14th, 2014 in Write On! Meeting by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Thanks to script consultant Danny Manus, NoBullscript.net, for joining us for the July virtual meeting! The show’s topic was rewriting, and there was definitely some great nuggets of information. Some of Danny’s tips from the show: • Rewriting IS Writing. It’s what will give you longevity and success in your writing career, especially in [...]

July Newsletter

July 9th, 2014 in Newsletter by Debra Eckerling

Tweet WRITE ON! Write On Online’s July virtual meeting will be Wednesday, July 9, from 1-1:30pm, on BlogTalkRadio. Our guest is script consultant Danny Manus,author of No BS For Screenwriters: Articles and Advice from the Executive Perspective. This month’s topic is rewrites. Post questions for Danny, call in (646-381-4910), or listen online. RSVP on Facebook. Also, join us on Wednesday, [...]

Author Q&A: Peter Lefcourt, “The Way You Look Tonight”

July 8th, 2014 in Author Q&A by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Peter Lefcourt is a playwright, screenwriter, and novelist. His play – “The Way You Look Tonight” – is about two couples, pair of ex-spouses and their new mates. When the four get together for the first time in years, it blows up in a delightful mess of romantic complications. The play’s directed by Terri [...]

August Goals

July 7th, 2014 in Goals by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Congratulations, Larissa Merriman, July winner of a book from Michael Wiese Productions, for posting goals. Post August Goals below. June 9: July virtual meeting on BlogTalkRadio. Our guest will be Danny Manus, script consultant and author of No BS For Screenwriters: Articles and Advice from the Executive Perspective. This month’s topic is rewrites. Post questions for Danny, call in [...]

Steve on Screenwriting: New Opportunities in Television

July 3rd, 2014 in Steve On Screenwriting by Steve Kaire

Tweet There’s a new exploding market that has arrived on the scene within the last few years that had never been there in the past. This has opened up new doors for writers. It is the phenomenal growth of original series on virtually every cable television network on the air. This emerging trend owes its [...]

Write On Wednesday – Call for Newsletter Items, July Meetings & More

July 2nd, 2014 in Write On! Wednesday by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Write On Online has both virtual and live meetings this month. Our BlogTalkRadio show will be on July 9 at 1pm pacific. We will also have our monthly LA hangout on July 16, at Capital One 360 Cafe, from 1 – 3pm. Details below. Send newsletter items to deckerling@gmail.com by July 7th, post your July Goals on Write [...]

Write On Online July Virtual Meeting – 7/9/14

July 1st, 2014 in Write On! Meeting by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Join us on July 9, 1pm pacific/4pm eastern, for the Write On June Virtual Meeting. Our guest will be Danny Manus, author of No BS For Screenwriters: Articles and Advice from the Executive Perspective. Danny is a former Hollywood development executive turned script consultant. He teaches seminars around the country, and is a judge for the [...]

My New eBook: Purple Pencil Adventures

June 27th, 2014 in Write On! by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Am very excited to announce the release of my ebook: Purple Pencil Adventures: Writing Prompts for Kids of All Ages. Do your kids love to write? Are your kids creative? Want to encourage them to hone and expand their writing skills? Then check this out. Purple Pencil Adventures are writing prompts that encourage kids [...]

Write On Wednesday – Post Goals, Events & More

June 25th, 2014 in Write On! Wednesday by Debra Eckerling

Tweet Post your July Goals on Write On Online or Facebook and be entered in a drawing to win a book from Michael Wiese Productions. * * * June 27 – 29: West Coast Writers’ Conference at Los Angeles Valley College, 5800 Fulton Ave, Van Nuys CA 91401, (between Burbank and Oxnard Avenues). Note: Carolyn Howard-Johnson will be [...]