Sideways author Rex Pickett: ‘Take risks. Be trailblazing’

Rex Pickett has achieved what most budding writers will only dream of: an agent, a publisher, a best-selling novel, a movie… He’s also pretty blunt when he describes the trials of being a writer. That combination makes for some incredible insight and no nonsense advice about what it takes to really make it.

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How to start your writing career tomorrow

This is the only advice you really need.

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Unsolicited submission: How to grab the attention of a script reader

The best most writers are likely to get from a script reader is an automatic response.

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38 reasons why your screenplay will get rejected

Ever wanted to know what’s going through the mind of a big-shot script reader? Well, this new infographic may be the most useful thing to have landed on your screen since Google.

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