Writing

What I’m Writing

One of the main reasons for leaving London, was to find more time and inspiration for writing. I’m always writing something – I always have been, since I was small – and I was slowly realising that this made me happier than all the other things I “did”. London is probably an inspiring place if …

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Culture Film

Wonder Woman Made Me Cry

When I went to see Batman vs Superman with some friends last year, the last thing I expected were tears. My expectations, to be completely honest, were low. But it wasn’t bad writing that made me cry. And, come to think about it, there’s only one thing I remember about that entire film anyway: Wonder …

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Personal Essays

My Ugly Duckling Manifesto

This is the story behind my Thought Catalog article ‘To Every Girl Who’s Convinced She’s Still An Ugly Duckling‘. When people see a photo of my boyfriend, or meet him in person, their reaction is always, “Well done!” And they should – he’s a good-looking guy of the tall, dark and handsome variety. Strangers, colleagues, …

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Film Writing

How To Write A Screenplay

how to write a screenplay

You pick a deadline for your first screenplay. You’ve got a treatment and index cards and even a mood board. You make a calendar with reminders in big red writing and plan to write 10 pages a day. You are so ready for this! #buzzing #amwriting #storyteller Life sees your careful planning and laughs, throws …

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