On Writing

November 17th, 2014 by

“It begins with a character, usually, and once he stands up on his feet and begins to move, all I can do is trot along behind him with a paper and pencil trying to keep up long enough to put down what he says and does.”

— William Faulkner

On Writing

November 10th, 2014 by

“A story isn’t about a moment in time, a story is about the moment in time.”

— W. D. Wetherell

On Writing

November 3rd, 2014 by

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“The most beautiful things are those that madness prompts and reason writes.”

— André Gide

Movie Trailer: “The Water Diviner”

October 28th, 2014 by

Screenplay by Andrew Anastasios, Andrew Knight

An Australian man travels to Turkey after the Battle of Gallipoli to try and locate his three missing sons.

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Release Date: 26 December 2014 (Australia)

On Writing

October 27th, 2014 by

“You will either write or you will not–and the only way to find out whether you will or not is to try.”

— Jim Tully

On Writing

October 20th, 2014 by

“If there is no possibility for change in a character, we have no interest in him.”

— Flannery O’Connor

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On Writing

October 13th, 2014 by

“You don’t write because you want to say something, you write because you’ve got something to say.”

— F. Scott Fitzgerald

On Writing

October 6th, 2014 by

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“I write in toilets, on planes, when I’m walking, when I stop the car. I make notes. Whenever I can. All the time.”

— Richard Brooks

On Writing

September 29th, 2014 by

“Whatever story you want to tell, tell it at the right size.”

— Richard Linklater

On Writing

September 22nd, 2014 by

“A writer who has never explored words, who has never searched, seeded, sieved, sifted through his knowledge and memory… dictionaries, thesaurus, poems, favorite paragraphs, to find the right word, is like someone owning a gold mine who has never mined it.”

— Rumer Godden

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