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Veena Sud: Be ready

The Killing creator Veena Sud offers tips on pacing a story and the tenacity it takes to work in TV.

By Kinney Littlefield | Published: September 30, 2014

Homeward bound

Acting out a character brings a writer’s voice to life.

By Afaa Michael Weaver | Published: August 26, 2014

Words, words, words

William Shakespeare is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language. To celebrate his 450th birthday this month, we asked seven scholars and novelists what writers can learn from reading the Bard.

Published: April 1, 2014

Sorkinese

Take a tip from Aaron Sorkin. Be bold. You may even get a language named after you.

By Kinney Littlefield | Published: July 1, 2013

Raising hell

For five seasons, Vince Gilligan has channeled his inner monster to terrify TV audiences. As the series ends, he reflects on the process of raising hell and retiring a hit show.

By Kinney Littlefield | Published: June 19, 2013