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Save the Cat!® Goes to the Conferences

By on July 2, 2017 in Today's Blog
<i>Save the Cat!®</i> Goes to the Conferences

What happens when students are taught a common language.

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Why Audiences of All Ages Respond to Primal Themes

By on June 9, 2017 in About the Beats, Today's Blog
Why Audiences of All Ages Respond to Primal Themes

How to make your stories resonate.

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Master Cat! Summit: Naomi Beaty Interviews Salva Rubio

By on April 14, 2017 in About the Beats, Today's Blog
Master Cat! Summit: Naomi Beaty Interviews Salva Rubio

Learn from our new book.

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Save the Cat!® Goes to the Indies Is Now On Sale

By on March 24, 2017 in About the Beats, Genre, Today's Blog
<i>Save the Cat!® Goes to the Indies</i> Is Now On Sale

See how other writers have tackled the same challenges you’re facing.

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Off the Grid Screenwriting

By on February 10, 2017 in Today's Blog with 20 Comments
Off the Grid Screenwriting

How to succeed from a successful screenwriter who’s never lived in Los Angeles.

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The Macrocosm in the Microcosm: LA LA LAND‘s Opening Number

By on January 27, 2017 in About the Beats, Today's Blog with 15 Comments
The Macrocosm in the Microcosm: <i>LA LA LAND</i>‘s Opening Number

A glimpse of 7 beats.

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The Year of the Cat

By on December 30, 2016 in Today's Blog
The Year of the Cat

A writing career should be about making a difference.

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5 Reasons to Get Excited about Save the Cat!® Writes a Novel

By on October 14, 2016 in About the Beats, Today's Blog
5 Reasons to Get Excited about <i>Save the Cat!® Writes a Novel</i>

Jessica Brody’s book for Fall 2018.

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When Fear Is Primal, It’s Powerful – A Case Study of Doctor Who

By on October 7, 2016 in Today's Blog
When Fear Is Primal, It’s Powerful – A Case Study of <i>Doctor Who</i>

The lesson from classic episodes

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THE CAT SAVED ME: How Nine Lives the Movie Saved My Life 

By on August 5, 2016 in Today's Blog
THE CAT SAVED ME: How <i>Nine Lives</i> the Movie Saved My Life 

A true story

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