The February Write On Meeting on Blog Talk Radio with guest Matt Lohr, co-author of Dan O’Bannon’s Guide to Screenplay Structure, will be on Wednesday, February 13, at 1pm Pacific. We will talk about what makes a screenplay Oscar-worthy. Plus, Matt will offer tips for screenwriters. Call in (646-381-4910) or listen online. RSVP on Facebook.
Post your March Goals on Write On Online or Facebook and be entered in a drawing to win a book from Michael Wiese Productions. Congratulations to our February goal-posting winner Tabitha Baumander, who won a copy of Matt Lohr’s book , thanks to Michael Wiese Productions.
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Save the Dates:
March 15 is the priority deadline to apply for the Antioch University Summer Writing Institute in Santa Barbara.
February 17: Watch the Writers Guild Awards Live, starting at 6pm Pacific Time. For the first time, the Writers Guild Awards L.A. show, hosted by Castle’s Nathan Fillion, will be streamed live to the public.
February 20: Write On! IRL Writers Break at Capital One 360 – Los Angeles Café (formerly ING Direct Cafe – Los Angeles), 11175 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, from 1 to 3pm. LA Writers, swing by the cafe for writing, coffee, and conversation. Say “360” and your drink is on them! Like the cafe on Facebook and follow them on Twitter. RSVP on Facebook.
February 23: Local author day at Vroman’s Bookstore in Pasadena, CA.
Sundays: Scriptchat, a twitter chat for new and seasoned screenwriters, has two chats each Sunday: 8pm GMT is EURO #scriptchat, moderated by Mina Zaher and 8pm EST, moderated by Jeanne Veillette Bowerman.
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