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Jennifer Arnett
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Never Give Up
As Churchill said, "Never, Never, Never, give up," in writing or in life. If you have something to say, say it.  Feel free to pin this image or share it on any electronic medium.  All I ask is for credit and a link back.  

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James Joyce Quote
Having had the privilege of studying James Joyce's work on his own home turf, Trinity College Dublin, I can say that hit his target, in terms of forever mystifying scholars. It is said that you could rebuild Dublin, if it ever burned to the ground, from his...

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Build Your Castles Well
I love this quote from Anne Lamott's book Bird by Bird . If you haven't read the book, it is one of my top 3 books on the craft of writing. Her love of the craft of writing is infectious. Feel free to use this image art in any online endeavor, just add a li...

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Interstellar
Interstellar is one of this decade's most fascinating philosophical films.  Director and Co-Writer Christopher Nolan weaves meaning and thematic elements into the film is a way that is thought provoking and exceedingly mystifying.  For my full breakdown of ...

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Writers....Write!
This is a quote by Richard Bach and uses my own picture.  You are free to use it on any commercial or non-commercial project; all I ask is that you provide my name and a link to this blog. If you are "Pinning," pin away! 

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Oscars 2015: My Nomination Predictions
The Oscars are closing in upon us and it's always a fun game to see which films end up in the running. Best Picture: Boyhood, Theory of Everything Best Original Screenplay: Boyhood Best Adapted Screenplay: Gone Girl, Wild, Theory of Everything, Unbroken Bes...

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Oscar Age
The last post was about the Oscars and how most Award winning Screenwriters are in their 40's and above.  One possible reason was just the shear odds of getting your script made, let alone winning an award.  Maybe it takes several tires to beat the odds. Le...

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Screenwriters are Like Fine Wine
In the back of the book Write Screenplays That Sell: The Ackerman Way , there is a section that lists every Screenplay that has ever won an Academy Award. What's incredible fascinating is that it lists the ages of the Screenwriters. I scoured through every ...

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Hugh Laurie Screenwriting Quote
"Screenwriting is the most prized of all the cinematic arts. Actually, it isn't, but it should be." -Hugh Laurie Hired, fired, and thrown under the bus.  How many Screenwriters do you know who are celebrities? Actors get their moment in the limelight, and n...
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