About Me

Over two decades of excellence in media, publishing, and teaching, with a name known internationally. WGA eligible but never joined. Network and indie TV staff writer. Repeated conception, development, and marketing of books that have become bestsellers and/or #1 in their category, whether editing, selling, or writing. Script consultant since 1996, author of the Complete Idiot's Guide to Screenwriting. Editor and packager of the Ultimate Guide to Video Game Writing and Design. Taught online screenwriting course for almost a decade that was available in up to 1500 schools.

Extensive public speaking and event experience, thorough knowledge of Chicago and AP styles and software programs, with many years of success in start-up and creation of magazines, newsletters, videos, and award winning corporate and mass media products, as well as event production.

I have been in the industry since 1992.

Skip Press on Screenwriting and the Hero's Journey and Elliott Wave in the Arts and Sciences
Added on 8/2/2018

Half-hour lecture on the story structure I've taught for years. This appearance was at Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA for an Entrepreneurs Weekend. I was told this was the most popular lecture.

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