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Lights, Camera, Fingers Poised for Action! by Beth Daniels, aka Beth Henderson, J.B. Dane, Nied Darnell

We live in a media-based world where parkour enhanced chase or CGI-configured fight scenes, and other seemingly magical things appear on screens in the theatre, on the tube, tablet, or phone. Our readers are video oriented. As writers, we need to be, too! It isn’t enough that we’ve all had to learn marketing as well …
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Finding The Right Character For The Plot by Beth Daniels, aka Beth Henderson, J.B. Dane, Nied Darnell

Ever wonder what a casting director is given to round up actors who “might” be right for a part in a new movie? Some actors are so right, you can’t imagine anyone else playing the part. Tom Selleck was approached to play Indiana Jones but his Magnum P.I. gig didn’t mesh with Spielberg’s shooting schedule. …
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Not the Director’s Cut Beth Daniels, aka Beth Henderson, J.B. Dane, Nied Darnell

 Beth Daniels is one of SavvyAuthors long-time instructors and she’s always coming up with great new classes like this one.  If you are interested in a new class from a wonderful instructor then check out Beth, her funny wit, and great classes: Scene by Scene with Beth Daniels  starting Monday. ~ed. Director’s Cut Since I retired from leaving …