After several months of wallowing in a dry well of creativity, on the 23rd May I started a draft of my story (the one I’m commissioned to write for the Taiwanese movie director), which I would go on to finish on the 25th June (my birthday).
My wife had been up, potting her plants, for a good 30 minutes, when she barged into the bedroom.
“We’ve caught one!” she yelled, and then vanished from the room.
She meant a rat.
I have an annoying tendency to edit and reedit as I’m writing my story. I say it’s annoying, but in actual fact I love doing and can’t imagine not doing it.
I store my laptop in a small wooden box, that was a prop in the Taiwanese movie Seediq Bale Warriors of the Rainbow….
If I was to meet you
on a day like yesterday,
Because of you, Mosquito…
I’ve just finished what I consider to be a decent draft of a stage play – my first stage play.
White papaya seeds
patiently waiting, revealed—
squinting in the sun… cont:
OK, I’m just gonna come out with it…
Dear fellow screenwriters, I’ve just come across this treasure trove of scripts. And, knowing how important it is to read screenplays that have been produced into awesome movies, I thought I’d share.