WN #39: Writing from a Word
The word is: CLOUD.
Inspired by this word, write for ten minutes.
This week, we’re going to focus on playwriting. To do so, we’re going to study “ten-minute plays.”
Let’s read one together called, “The Chocolate Affair.”
What do you notice a script has?
Take out the screenplays from a couple of weeks ago.
What do you notice are the similarities and differences between scripts for the stage and scripts for the screen?
Let’s generate a list of ideas and determine which category they would be best for: screen or stage.
So how does one write a ten-minute plays? Here’s some words of advice.