The Grind

My problem with writing dialogue…round two!

Is not writing dialogue. It's cutting out all the other crap I write too much of. I don't know. It's hard. I was reading this interview of Aaron Sorkin and I found the quoted question and answer you can read below. It actually gave me...

CLOSING DOORS

This is a short film about a father struggling to find his way and let go of the past so he can raise the daughter he loves.  Starring Dave Rodriguez, Brendan Coughlin, and Nicole Zeoli. Directed, produced, and edited by Lije Sarki Written by William Wanek, produced...

UNDERBELLY premiere at MLK Auditorium

Well folks, it's time.  The project Underbelly, the pilot I have worked on for a year and a half is ready to be seen.  This was a huge project for me.  Not only was I an Executive Producer on it, I did every other thing...

Morning Toilet Paper

I am going through my emails from the weekend and somehow I missed the latest TTP excerpt. My brother introduced me to them a long time ago. They call it "Daily News For the Thinking Man". Click it and sign up. It's a great read...

the return to the "Big Show"

How exciting it is. After last night's first regular-season game held on the home turf of the US of A, it's now official. Baseball season has begun. With that, comes the rearrangement of life and order. Turns out the Detroit Tigers play at 10AM this morning...

the run is over

There are a couple of ways to look at it. "It" being symbolic of a distraction. A distraction that I consider a very important part of a person's life. Everybody should have a distraction that inspires them, gets them fired up, and even makes them...

It's a wrap…almost

It is so damn close I should just say it. Seriously. Thanks to a little help getting a production trailer from my boy Chris Fox, I knew helping you move would pay off. And thanks to the police for not arresting us while shooting...