Category Archives: Pro Tips

Pro Tip: Doing Exposition Like A Boss

Nobody likes exposition

But when you have information that you just have to get across to the audience, what’s the best way to give exposition without completely killing the momentum of your story with a huge exposition dump?

Well thanks to the awesome team over at RocketJump Film School (along with a little inspiration from Kurt Russell‘s classic film Escape From New York), you can learn how to deliver tons of exposition (and stay out of movie jail) with this entertaining and informative video!

Spoiler: it involves everything from clothing, to props, to integrating the exposition into the drama of the story. Continue reading Pro Tip: Doing Exposition Like A Boss

Pro Tips: Organize Your Work Space

The fine folks over at Omnipapers posted a great infographic earlier today about how to organize your work space as a writer. It’s full of helpful tips on everything from lighting, to the benefits of plants, and suggestions for must have gadgets.

With our modern world being the way it is, a lot of you might not want to take the time to peruse the entire thing, so here are the 5 biggest takeaways I got from it. Continue reading Pro Tips: Organize Your Work Space