by Peggy Bechko
Writers are different. All of us. We have different approaches and different methods of carrying through – or not. There are many lessons to be learned as we write, publish, create scripts and find option and production. So many that they would fill pages.
That’s pretty overwhelming so I’ll stick to three biggies for now.
1. Preparation is essential. I know, I know, you’ve got this GREAT idea and you want to jump right in, have fun, get that first draft cranked out. But trust me on this. If you don’t choose a direction, prepare yourself, do what research is necessary, a direction will be chosen for you and in all likelihood that will be in circles.