Writer’s Digest Presents: Vacation Reads (Podcast, Episode 6)

In this sixth episode of the Writer’s Digest Presents podcast, Amy, Robert, Moriah, and Michael discuss what makes for a good vacation read, what their favorite vacation reads are, and much more. Thoughts on Vacation Reads From the WD Editors: “My idea of ​​a vacation read is almost entirely dependent on where I’m going and … Read more

WD Presents: Our July/August Cover Reveal, 6 WDU Courses, and More!

There’s always so much happening in the Writer’s Digest universe that even staff members have trouble keeping up. As a result, we decided to start collecting what’s on the horizon to make it easier for everyone to know what’s happening and when. This week, we’re excited to announce our July/August 2022 cover reveal, 6 WDU … Read more

Utilizing Your Personal and Emotional Journey as a Catalyst in Your Writing (From Script)

In this week’s round up from Script magazine, writing tips on how to harness your personal and emotional journey in your writing from “Only Murders in the Building” co-creator John Hoffman, “Ted Lasso” writer Jane Becker, and “Next Exit” writer-director Mali Elfman. Creating the Murder Mystery Comedy with “Only Murders in the Building” Co-Creator and … Read more

WD Presents: 6 WDU Courses, an Editorial Roundtable, and More!

There’s always so much happening in the Writer’s Digest universe that even staff members have trouble keeping up. As a result, we decided to start collecting what’s on the horizon to make it easier for everyone to know what’s happening and when. This week, we’re excited to announce 6 WDU courses, an editorial roundtable about … Read more

Thematic Anchors, Blending Tone & Texture, and Writing Great Speeches (From Script)

In this week’s round up brought to us by Script magazine, exclusive interviews with television creators and showrunners Tony McNamara (“The Great”) and Danny Strong (“Dopesick”), plus learn the secret to writing great speeches. Reckless Creatives Podcast – Season 2 | Episode 1: Turn Your B******* Into a Plan What’s a new season of Reckless … Read more

WD Presents: A Competition Deadline, 5 WDU Courses, and More!

There’s always so much happening in the Writer’s Digest universe that even staff members have trouble keeping up. As a result, we decided to start collecting what’s on the horizon to make it easier for everyone to know what’s happening and when. This week, we’re excited to announce our Annual Competition deadline, 5 WDU courses, … Read more

Building Engaging Character Arcs in Episodic Television (From Script)

In this week’s round up brought to us by Script magazine, exclusive interviews with televisions top showrunners and creatives like Jason Katims (“As We See It”), Kerry Ehrin (“The Morning Show”), and Isabel Sandoval (“Under the Banner of Heaven”). Plus, former Script editor Jeanne V. Bowerman’s popular column “Balls of Steel” returns with how to … Read more

WD Presents: 5 WDU Courses, a Chat About World-Building, and More!

There’s always so much happening in the Writer’s Digest universe that even staff members have trouble keeping up. As a result, we decided to start collecting what’s on the horizon to make it easier for everyone to know what’s happening and when. This week, we’re excited to announce 5 WDU courses, an author chat about … Read more

Adapting True Crime and True Stories for Television (From Script)

In this week’s round up brought to us by Script magazine, exclusive interviews with writers and showrunners Robert Siegel and DV DeVincentis (“Pam & Tommy”), Patrick Macmanus and Liz Hannah (“The Grill from Plainville”) who both have taken creative liberties in adapting true stories for a limited series. Plus, invaluable tips in this month’s “Ask … Read more

WD Presents: New Podcast Episode, a Chance at Publication, and More!

There’s always so much happening in the Writer’s Digest universe that even staff members have trouble keeping up. As a result, we decided to start collecting what’s on the horizon to make it easier for everyone to know what’s happening and when. This week, we’re excited to announce our newest podcast episode, your chance to … Read more