If you are a writer looking to break into television, you are absolutely going to need a spec script. A "spec script" is a script written on "speculation." There are no studios/deals attached to it, and its purpose is primarily to garner attention for its writer. There are two types of spec scripts: ORIGINAL SPEC: This is an episode of . . .
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If you're a writer looking to break into television, you are absolutely going to need a sample spec script. What is a sample spec script? I'm so glad you asked! A spec script is an episodic writing sample. There are two types of spec scripts: ORIGINAL SPEC: This is an episode of television (presumably, a pilot - the first episode of a . . .
One of my favorite things to prepare for special occasions is lobster. I went through a period of time where I didn't love this shellfish - but I realized it's because I was preparing it all wrong! Here's my quick and easy 20 minute lobster dinner trick! INGREDIENTS: 4 medium sized lobster tails2 Tablespoons olive oil, divided2 teaspoon salt, . . .
I have always known I wanted to work in entertainment. Initially, that looked like becoming the next Brittney Spears. Then, I fell in love with theater, and it looked emulating Patti LuPone. And then, during my sophomore year of college, I produced a benefit concert, and I realized that I could fuse my passions and my strengths and work behind the . . .
I can't believe I've been in NYC for a month now! It absolutely flew by. If you know anything about me by now, you know I'm a complete homebody. My happy place is on the couch, in my sweats with Mike and Millie watching Friends. But it's not every day you book a three month job as a writer in NYC, so I've been very intentional about taking . . .
For those of you who are just joining us, first of all, welcome! It's been a busy few months around here. In early August, I found out I was staffed as a writer on a television show for the first time! It's been horribly exciting and extremely chaotic. I found out that I got the job on a Friday, and I had to move from California to New York that . . .
Is it just me, or did Trader Joe's recently become trendy? I remember when I was a kid, my mom and I would take the occasional trek out to the one Trader Joe's a half hour away. It seems like they're everywhere now - and I feel comfortable speaking for all of us when I say, thank goodness. I love finding new products at Trader Joe's. I've made . . .
Hey friends! It has been a minute since I've been on here. For those of you who are catching up, I was recently staffed as a writer on my first television show! It's been such a crazy month. I found out that I got the job on a Friday and had to move across the country to New York the following Sunday (two days later)! Somehow, between Friday and . . .