How to Make It as a Movie Writer

What’s the secret to making it as a movie blogger? Is there a secret? Join us on Now Conspiring, where Maria and I talk about what separates the great from the clickbait.


The Pixar Detective, Chapter 12: “The Agreement”

This week on the Pixar Detective, alliances are formed and new plans are underway to prevent an all-out war between humans and monsters.

Why We Hate Destiny’s Story (And How It Could Have Been Way Better)

Despite all of its bells and whistles, “Destiny” is one of the worst stories we’ve gotten in a high-profile RPG shooter. Here’s why.

The Pixar Detective, Chapter 11: “2319”

Part 2 of “The Pixar Detective” begins! And it features some new characters that are bound to cause some trouble.

The Three Steps to Writing Your First Story

Writing your first novel, book, story, etc. can be one of the most surprisingly challenging things you ever try. Here’s a guide that may just help you out (or scare you away).

Chivalry Isn’t Dead. It Just Looks Different.

No one has to *tell you* that respect is a good thing.

The Pixar Detective, Chapter 9: Our Doom

The stakes have never been higher! Scattered, captured, and broken, our heroes must survive the onslaught of yet another unspeakable danger in this week’s “The Pixar Detective.”