Why SCREENWRITERS may be responsible for the global EXTINCTION of SCREENWRITING as an art form…

by Peter D. Marshall

by Writing Stafff.

04-30-14

My motivation as I was writing this column, similar to the mom who “beat” her son for throwing rocks at police cars in Baltimore, does not come from any sort of deep-rooted hatred towards “certain” screenwriters, but rather my deep-rooted LOVE and compassion for screenwriting as an art form. I hope this post sheds some light on something that’s overlooked far too much!

Regardless of your reputation and importance in this industry, as a screenwriter, this is a problem that’s affecting ALL of us…

Screenwriters are going extinct and here’s why…

Read the rest of this article from The Backstory.

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