Dramaquill's All Things Writing

July 10, 2019

10 things playwrights should do besides writing

Filed under: Writing — dramaquill @ 4:43 PM
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1. Go through your body of work and sort everything into categories
    like genre/length/submissions
 
2. Make an agreement with yourself to submit to at least 3 markets you have NOT
   submitted to previously.
 
3. Enter at least one new contest.
 
4. Go through all your old notebooks and look for a new character or situation on
    which to base a new work and begin writing
 
5. Save up for a writing program that will make your writing easier, ie Final Draft.
 
6. Plan a staged reading of one of your works and produce it yourself.
 
7. Workshop a WIP and really “listen” to the character’s voices.
 
8. Try writing dialogue for a “new” character.
 
9. Take an acting workshop and feel what it’s like to step into the actor’s shoes.
 
10. Plan to attend a work of someone’s that you have never considered going to
    before and go with an open mind.

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