Tag Archives: screenwriting

Writing In My Sleep

I thought I would use of all this stay at home time to develop a very particular set of skills, Modern Philosophers. No, I do not intend to learn how to track down terrorists who kidnap my daughter, but I … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

How My Day Ended With A Hollywood Twist

Once upon a time, Modern Philosophers, I woke up not sure if I even wanted to get out of bed and face the day.  Ever since COVID 19, social distancing, and stay at home orders hijacked our lives, every day … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

I Made A Perfect Phone Call

I’ve been watching the news a lot lately, Modern Philosophers. And by “watching the news”, I mean getting my daily dose of what’s going on in the world from the late night monologues of Stephen Colbert and Seth Meyers. I … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Waiting Is My Least Favorite Game

I have never been a man of action, Modern Philosophers. Everything I have in life simply fell into my lap, or eventually came to me on its own because it grew frustrated waiting for me to make a move to … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

I Finished Writing Season One!

I’m excited to announce that I have finished writing Season One of my TV series, Modern Philosophers! That’s no small feat, so I want to take a moment to celebrate the achievement before reality sinks it. Ten episodes, over 500 … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

California Dreamin’ On Such A Blizzard Day

I stopped trying to figure out Hollywood a long time ago, Modern Philosophers. After my movie deal with Dr Dre fell apart due to circumstances beyond my control, I realized I’d had enough of California.  That was when I decided … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

Think Outside The Boxing Day

Happy Boxing Day, Modern Philosophers! I continued my annual tradition of challenging complete strangers to boxing matches, and I am proud to say that I went 3-0 with one draw until the police arrived to break up the fun. Apparently, … Continue reading

Posted in Humor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Green Lights And Mending Fences

It was busy week at The House on the Hill, Modern Philosophers, and I’m excited that it’s all because of writing projects. The day after blogging about my plans to write a TV Pilot based on my four crazy years … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Not All Fireworks Are Explosive

“I hear you had one Hell of an Independence Day!” The Devil declared as he strode confidently into my living room like he owned the place. As always, he was well dressed in an impeccably tailored suit, which made me … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

He Said Yes To The Screenplay!

Eight words can really change your mood and the flow of your week, Modern Philosophers. As I was leaving work last night, I discovered a message from my producer, who had just read my screenplay adaptation of two of my … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 37 Comments