Athena Hayes is an experienced writer specializing in online content. Her knack for bringing a clever twist to her projects has brought accolades from her high-profile clients, including Banana Republic, Old Navy, CBS Interactive and National Planning Corporation. She received an English degree from UCLA, and studied screenwriting and television writing at the UCLA Extension Writers' Program.
Athena has worked with The Writers Store since 2001, writing the eZine, marketing collateral and writing courses, including "Screenwriting Basics," "Writing the Screenplay Treatment," and "Breaking into Copywriting: Use your Creativity to Kick-Start a New Career." Visit her website at athenahayes.com.
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A real gem on the craft of screenwriting, the third edition of Syd Field's preeminent book, Screenplay, provides easily understood guidelines on writing a script from concept to finished product. Syd sits down to talk to the Writers Store about the next generation of screenwriting.
What led you to write Screenplay in 1979?
At that time, the... (read more)
As an aspiring novelist or screenwriter, it can be frustrating to work at a day job that doesn’t allow for much creativity. Fortunately, there are avenues you can explore for bringing in a steady stream of income th... (read more)