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…

Eric Edson Speaking At Santa Barbara Writers Conference

Eric Edson Speaking At Santa Barbara Writers Conference

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 16, 2018, Northridge, CA: Eric Edson, author of The Story Solution: 23 Actions All Great Heroes Must Take, will be a guest speaker on the panel “Navigating the Amazon: Building Your Author Platform” at the upcoming Santa Barbara Writers’ Conference. Since 1972, writers from around the world have gathered at this prestigious conference to…

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…

You Don’t Need Luck To Be A Successful Screenwriter…

You Don’t Need Luck To Be A Successful Screenwriter…

Hello everyone!  This time of year is all about 4-leaf clover luck and tradition – people wearing green and throwing parties. You may find yourself getting pinched if you don’t wear your green! March is also known for “March Madness,” the college basketball tournament. Do you have a favorite team? At the Story Solution website…

How To Cure Writer’s Block

How To Cure Writer’s Block

Dear Friends, Last year, I had the honor of speaking at STORY EXPO 2013, one of the best screenwriting events of the year in Los Angeles, CA. It was a pleasure to make so many new connections and new friends. I presented four seminars on two topics; “Cracking Screen Story Structure” and “14 Character Categories…