It’s time to get serious about the craft. Read scripts.


Seriously. Watching movies is for filmmakers.  Here are some places to start.:


American Film Scripts Online, ( You may have to access through a public or university library database)

Script – O – Rama,


And you could buy them:


If you don’t have the patience to read and study scripts, how the heck can you function on somebody’s writing staff? Or on a freelance assignment?

And while you’re at it, read great literature: poems, graphic novels, novels, magazine and journal articles. GIGO all the way, baby.



About liftingasweclimb

Mildred Lewis writes and directs for theater, television, film and the web. She's also a full time professor, Christian, activist and troublemaker with a passion to save as much of the world as she can.
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