End of Year Look Back

End of Year Look Back

Hello Writers All, As good ole 2019 comes scampering to a close, it’s well worthwhile for all of us to look back on what we’ve undertaken and accomplished this year as writers. Here is a quick look at some of the highlights for The Story Solution in 2019: We hit AMAZON CHINA’s #1 RANKING for Film and TV books multiple…

Writing With Surprise and Suspense

Writing With Surprise and Suspense

Hello Writers All, Happy Holidays to everyone! I am truly grateful for the many students, aspiring screenwriters, novelists and movie buffs that support us in our efforts to provide tips on scriptwriting and novel writing to the widest possible audience. Last week alone we had visitors to the Story Solution website from 22 countries.  Good heavens…Thank you all!…

Eric Edson Provides Screenwriting Tips On Film Courage

Eric Edson Provides Screenwriting Tips On Film Courage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – August 2nd, 2017, Los Angeles, CA: Eric Edson, author of the highly-acclaimed THE STORY SOLUTION: 23 Actions All Great Heroes Must Take, has completed a series of video interviews with the YouTube channel Film Courage that offer screenwriting tips for the online screenwriting community, Film Courage. In these interviews Eric provides aspiring screenplay writers some insights, inspiration and direction to help them develop…

What Is A Typical Career For A Working Screenwriter In Hollywood? by Eric Edson

What Is A Typical Career For A Working Screenwriter In Hollywood? by Eric Edson

Hello Writers All, I wanted to share with you my recent interview with Film Courage. In the interview I discuss the importance of realistic expectations and perseverance to new as well as seasoned writers. I draw on my early career experiences to illustrate the reality of a typical screenwriter’s career arc and what one can expect…

The Story Solution Launches New Website for Screenwriters

The Story Solution Launches New Website for Screenwriters

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 19, 2015, Los Angeles, CA: Aspiring screenplay writers looking for insights, inspiration and direction to help them develop screenplays that sell, now have a new tool in their screenwriting toolbox. Eric Edson, author of The Story Solution: 23 Actions All Great Heroes Must Take, has launched a new interactive website that delves into some…

Pre-Oscar Smack Down Session – Will You Be Ringside?

Pre-Oscar Smack Down Session – Will You Be Ringside?

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Los Angeles, CA January 20th, 2013 – Screenwriter and university professor Eric Edson will be joining the authors of Michael Wiese Productions for the annual Pre-Oscar Panel at the Writer’s Store in Burbank, CA on March 1st, 2014 1:00PM to 2:30PM. In this lively discussion moderated by Matt R. Lohr, MWP authors will discuss…

STORY EXPO 2013 Recap

STORY EXPO 2013 Recap

LOS ANGELES, CA – October 11th, 2013 – Eric Edson and The Story Solution team recently attended the largest expo in the screenwriting industry, STORY EXPO 2013 in Los Angeles, CA. Starting this year, this expo brought together screenwriters, TV writers, novelists, journalists, graphic novelists, fiction writers, comic book writers and those who understand and…

Screenwriter Eric Edson Speaking At Alameda Writers Group

Screenwriter Eric Edson Speaking At Alameda Writers Group

On Saturday, July 6th, 2013, Eric Edson will be speaking at the Alameda Writers Group. Attendees will have an opportunity to hear accomplished screenwriter, author and university professor Eric Edson speak about his completely new approach to cracking screen story structure. Eric will demonstrate the 23 interlocking actions used in every successful movie to create dynamic,…