If you're interested in getting involved with screenwriting, these resources may help you get started or simply improve your skills as a screenwriter:
Articles on Screenwriting
- How to Format a Screenplay
- Building Your Screenwriter's Toolbox
Sites on Screenwriting
- Script Magazine
- American Screenwriter's Association
Software for Screenwriters
Find Sample ScreenPlays
Books on Screenwriting
- The Screenwriter's Bible: A Complete Guide to Writing, Formatting, and Selling Your Script
- Save The Cat! The Last Book on Screenwriting You'll Ever Need
- How to Write a Movie in 21 Days
- The 101 Habits of Highly Successful Screenwriters: Insider's Secrets from Hollywood's Top Writers
- How Not to Write a Screenplay: 101 Common Mistakes Most Screenwriters Make
- Screenwriting for Dummies
- The Screenwriter's Workbook (Revised Edition)
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Jennifer Mattern is a professional blogger, freelance business writer, and indie author. She began writing for clients in 1999 and started her first blog in 2004.
She owns 3 Beat Media - a publishing and client services company which operates All Indie Writers as well as several other websites and blogs including The Busy Author's Guide and BizAmmo. Jenn comes from a background in online PR and social media consulting, having owned a small PR firm for several years before choosing to pursue a full-time writing and publishing career.
Jenn also writes fiction under multiple pen names in the areas of children's fiction, mysteries, and horror fiction. Jenn is an active member of the Horror Writers Association (HWA) and currently serves as the organization's Assistant Coordinator of Promotions and Social Media.
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