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Lord Lightning
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Sat Sep 30, 2006 10:21 pm Post

This list is worth mining.


Just about anything you can think of to do with books and writing:

http://www.miyanabooks.com/sphider/search.php


Excellent site (BBC) with US formats for TV, Film, Theatre, Novels, Comics, etc

http://www.bbc.co.uk/writersroom/script ... mats.shtml


What is a synopsis, outline, Treatment?

http://www.afc.gov.au/downloads/pubs/wh ... eatment%22


Film making site:

http://www.dvxuser.com/V6/


Orson Scott Card's writing class:

http://www.hatrack.com/writingclass/


This is a nice and easy look at writing formulae

http://www.pwcwriters.org/penpoints16.htm


Propp's Morphology: http://mural.uv.es/vifresal/Propp.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vladimir_Propp


Campbell's Monomyth

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monomyth


Fairy Tale:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fairy_tale


Griemas' Semic Square: (Includes useful commentary on Propp and Levi Strauss - in relation to Griemas.)

http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/epc/srb/cyber/man5.html


Dictionary of Cognitive Science: University of Alberta Dictionary of Cognitive Science: Main Page

http://www.bcp.psych.ualberta.ca/%7emik ... onary.html


Screenwriters online: SCREENWRITERS ON LINE - Home Page

http://www.screenwritersonline.com/


Story Space http://www.eastgate.com/Storyspace2.html


Poynter list: Poynter Online - Fifty Writing Tools

http://web.archive.org/web/200503120909 ... 811#series


SFWA useful list: TOC About Writing

http://www.sfwa.org/writing/


Fade in Online: Fade In Online

http://www.fadeinonline.com


Script Analysis: The Writer's Network

http://www.fadeinonline.com/writersnet/writersnet.htm


Card Smart: Welcome To CardSmartsOnline!

http://www.cardsmartsonline.com/main.html


Conflict o rama: http://www.conflict-o-rama.com/


Gozzi:

http://www.google.com/search?q=gozzi%20 ... 8&oe=utf-8

http://townshende.blogspot.com/2006/08/ ... tions.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlo_Gozzi

http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/06688a.htm

http://wsupress.wayne.edu/literature/li ... epafcf.htm
Last edited by Lord Lightning on Fri Nov 17, 2006 2:43 pm, edited 5 times in total.
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Gaijin de Moscu
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Mon Oct 09, 2006 7:16 am Post

Hmm, these are very useful. I had no idea about Gozzi, nor about the 36 basic dramatic situations.

Thanks for posting your collection!

As I'm not a screen play writer, I found this community: http://www.writing.com quite useful. I actually got lots of rather sobering feedback for my writing there.

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Sat Jul 07, 2018 7:39 am Post

Lord Lightning wrote:This list is worth mining.


https://filmcrithulk.blog/category/writing/ Hulk as film critic. Writing critic. Etc.

Might not be for everyone though.
Just another user.

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ZackFerrum
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Wed Jul 25, 2018 12:49 pm Post

Lord Lightning wrote:This list is worth mining.


Just about anything you can think of to do with books and writing:

http://www.miyanabooks.com/sphider/search.php


Excellent site (BBC) with US formats for TV, Film, Theatre, Novels, Comics, etc

http://www.bbc.co.uk/writersroom/script ... mats.shtml


What is a synopsis, outline, Treatment?

http://www.afc.gov.au/downloads/pubs/wh ... eatment%22


Film making site:

http://www.dvxuser.com/V6/


Orson Scott Card's writing class:

http://www.hatrack.com/writingclass/


This is a nice and easy look at writing formulae

http://www.pwcwriters.org/penpoints16.htm


Propp's Morphology: http://mural.uv.es/vifresal/Propp.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vladimir_Propp


Campbell's Monomyth

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Monomyth


Fairy Tale:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fairy_tale


Griemas' Semic Square: (Includes useful commentary on Propp and Levi Strauss - in relation to Griemas.)

http://www.chass.utoronto.ca/epc/srb/cyber/man5.html


Dictionary of Cognitive Science: University of Alberta Dictionary of Cognitive Science: Main Page

http://www.bcp.psych.ualberta.ca/%7emik ... onary.html


Screenwriters online: SCREENWRITERS ON LINE - Home Page

http://www.screenwritersonline.com/


Story Space http://www.eastgate.com/Storyspace2.html


Poynter list: Poynter Online - Fifty Writing Tools

http://web.archive.org/web/200503120909 ... 811#series


SFWA useful list: TOC About Writing

http://www.sfwa.org/writing/


Fade in Online: Fade In Online

http://www.fadeinonline.com


Script Analysis: The Writer's Network

http://www.fadeinonline.com/writersnet/writersnet.htm


Card Smart: Welcome To CardSmartsOnline!

http://www.cardsmartsonline.com/main.html


Conflict o rama: http://www.conflict-o-rama.com/


Gozzi:

http://www.google.com/search?q=gozzi%20 ... 8&oe=utf-8

http://townshende.blogspot.com/2006/08/ ... tions.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlo_Gozzi

http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/06688a.htm

http://wsupress.wayne.edu/literature/li ... epafcf.htm



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Wed Jul 25, 2018 5:59 pm Post

ZackFerrum wrote:Bummer. The first link is dead.


You understand that the original post is twelve years old, right?
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