Showing posts from April, 2012

Script Frenzy: Just Under the Wire

Monday April 30, 2012

The question is, if I can write 60 pages in a day, why aren't I writing three scripts a week?

Frenzy Update: There's Still Time! There's Still Time!

Saturday April 28, 2012

Well, after announcing over a month ago that I was:

A) Going to participate in Script Frenzy 2012 during the month of April


B) Planning to blog about my progress

I figured it was about time I started doing those things.

Off to a Very Late Start
Although I wrote three and a half pages on the first day of April, I quickly realized I didn't know nearly enough about my characters or my plot to be writing yet.  I'm not a meticulous planner, but I do like to start with a rough outline, at least in my head, of both the sequence of events and the arc of each character.

On April 1st, I had none of those things.

So I continued pondering my script idea, doing research and taking notes, and telling myself that very soon I should get back around to the actual writing.

Yesterday, on the 27th of April, I finally went back to creating actual script pages. Now, with two days left in the month, I've written a grand total of 36 out of the 100 pages required for a …