Drama | Survival In Paradise: The Screenplay

My film script Survival In Paradise,  discussed in an earlier post, has now been entered in several screenwriting competitions and is in the reading queue of three or four producers who are mutual friends of either myself or Manfred Wolf, the author of the memoir from which this work is derived. See http://www.survivalinparadise.com Initial feedback from… Read More Drama | Survival In Paradise: The Screenplay

Rhetoric | The Polarization of America

Why Our Country Desperately Needs a Credible Third Political Party, Now! During this 2016 election year, given the disappointing choices thrown up by America’s stultified, self-satisfied and fanatical  two-party system,  it’s obvious to the man and woman on the street that something is terribly wrong.  Recent media interviews with grass-roots Americans back this up. Many… Read More Rhetoric | The Polarization of America

Drama | Screenwriting 1A Lesson One

Welcome to Screenwriting 1A.  With this post you’ll notice a new writing category is added to our masthead, “DRAMA”.   Around two years ago my friend and former Critical Writing professor, Manfred Wolf published his memoir Survival in Paradise – Sketches From a Refugee Life in Curaçao, http://www.survivalinparadise.com Immediately, I and several of his relatives… Read More Drama | Screenwriting 1A Lesson One