Writing For Screen
In 2004 I was working on several commercial productions. One of the people I was working with had some experience in screenwriting. He had a script optioned and the film was given a green light. Unfortunately, as things sometimes go in Hollywood, the film was shut down before principal photography…
Slacker Jon’s Web
Welcome to Slacker Jon’s. Though I have not been posting as much as I had hoped, I have been very busy. Between Grave Mistake/Thrill The World website work, organizational stuff and promotions, and my work on the apartments, I have had a full dance card. Walking has been going well….
Descendants of John Thayer
I wrote this piece for the Genealogical Archive. ~FBJ 505 years has transpired through this 16 generation descendancy, five centuries, half a millennium. When I inherited the genealogy project from my mother, generations 16 back through 10 where in the research files my grandmother had compiled. When I discovered the…
A Book Project
The books are intended to help film students and new producers understand the budget process and provide a foundation for budget development. Even if you are not involved in production this workbook will give you an idea as to what goes into making a major motion picture.
Writing, for me, is a complicated process. Alternate history requires a knowledge of history, alternate technology requires a knowledge of period technology, add historical figures, and this brings on a whole new level of study. As you can most likely imagine I have been immersed in research for the last…