Screenwriting

Two guests make a visit to Writers' Voices this week.

Sherry EllisFirst, Sherry Ellis returns to the show to discuss her newest book, "Now Write! Screenwriting: Screenwriting Exercises from Today's Best Writers and Teachers". The book, like previous installments in this series, offers the aspiring screenwriter many exercises and much advice from working movie and television writers and other experts in the business. The book features tips from screenwriters of such films as Raging Bull, Terminator 2, Groundhog Day, "Lost", and many more.Carolyn Moncel

The second half hour will be an interview with Carolyn Moncel, author of "Encounters in Paris". A collection of short stories based around a female middle-aged PR executive living and working in Paris, who through the loss, betrayal, and regrets of life discovers it's how she chooses to deal with life's struggles that shape her soul. This is Carolyn's first book.

Meghan Down

 

Former Fairfielder Meghan Dowd will join Monica and Caroline on Writers' Voices this Monday Jan 28 at 8 am. Meghan has been working in LA as a script coordinator and writing assistant for television shows such as Big Shots (currently on ABC), Reunion, Haunted and Laguna Beach: The Real OC. She's back in Fairfield on a break due to the writers' strike.

Tune in to hear Meghan decribe what she calls a "great job, we get to joke around all day and tell crazy stories, and eventually we have a workable storyline for an episode."