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Beverly Peders

Screenwriting

4 Steps to Starting Your Screenplay

Screenplays don’t write themselves, but sometimes we wish they did. Starting can be the hardest part. Ideas are great and dreaming of the possibilities where the story could go is so much easier than to plan and outline the story. …
Beverly Peders
March 4, 2019
Screenwriting

Simplifying the Hero’s Journey

When it comes to the structure of our story, as writer’s it’s too easy to say, “I’ll just let my characters play it out. I don’t need to follow a formula.” That works for some writers, but for most, structure…
Beverly Peders
February 4, 2019
Screenwriting

How to Unlock Your Story

Writing is like safecracking, it’s not as easy as it looks in film. There’s more to it than that. While I assume most writers have never broken into a safe, the principles of the deed have similarities to trying to…
Beverly Peders
September 18, 2018