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Gr. That’s the sunRISING..? Ugh.

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I’ve been seeing the sun rise a whole lot more lately.  More than I really planned on.  I don’t MIND the morning per se.  But, I like the sort of bright shining mornings where you go to breakfast with your wife and child.  Not the sort of mornings where you get up after hearing the […]

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Sometimes the instructions are missing…

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(Ok.  First.  It’s been awhile.   I fell out of habit with this.  I have a good excuse.  I just had my first baby.  Which is great.  But, WOW… a baby takes a lot of attention.  Attention away from other things… like writing, writing a blog, watching Arrow on the CW.  All sorts of things.  Things […]

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Guest Blog: Brad Bauner–Outline

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I’ve known Brad for a few years now.  He and I met in a TV writing class in New York City.  And he’s done it.  He’s a working TV writer.  And that alone is why you should listen to him.  Another good reason: he’s right.  Now, I have always resisted outlining (though I’m coming around […]

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Outline Schmoutline

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I’m working on an outline or two for upcoming original pilots.  It’s not something that I’m very good about doing.  Or at times think I’m very GOOD at doing.  But it’s something that I have to do.  Or at least a friend of mine said I have to do.  And, yeah, I believe him.   […]

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I missed a deadline… Nuts.

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As I do, I set for myself a lot of deadlines.  Right now in my life, I have no one else setting them for me, and work much better when I am working towards a deadline.  If my attitude towards the work is it will get done when its done, it will probably never get […]

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