Source: @scriptmag & @jeannevb
#screenwriting #film #screenplay
“In an interview I recently did for the acclaimed UCLA screenwriting professor Richard Walter, he posed the question, “How do you define success as a screenwriter today?”
My response was immediate.
“For me, success is simply waking up every single day and making the decision not to quit but to sitdown and write instead. The day I hang up my pencil is the day success will evade me forever. That’s just not an option.”
Days after I answered that question, I’m haunted by what others might define as “success.”
Is it money? Fame? Validation? Is “success” even possible to define…….”