Between the Words

Thoughts and tips on writing from the keyboard trenches.

On Motivating Action: A Q&A with a Marvel Showrunner

I caught up with Showrunner Marion Dayre to learn how character-building trumps plot-building – making stories less formulaic, more human, and way more watchable. 

Mar 30

Using Cliffhangers to Hook Your Audience

By putting your characters in constant jeopardy, cliffhangers work to up the stakes – keeping your audience glued to the edge of their seats.

Jan 15

Why Are Scripts Always Written in Courier Font?

Hint: After all these years, this throwback font is still kinda useful.

Nov 15

How to Write a Comedy Script

Sketch comedy follows a format – and you can use it for all sorts of branded content. Here’s a no-stress starter guide.

Jun 18

Let's fire up the collabs.