Archive of : Screenwriting

All About The Brownies


Between the day job which is sucking the life out of me, family and life, I’ve been pretty busy.  I now do a bi-monthly column called THE PATH TO PUBLICATION for the Children’s Book Insider newsletter. Very cool indeed. So far I’ve interviewed MG author Chris Rylander and YA...

New Blog Post “Top Ten Reasons Not To Write”!TOP-TEN-REASONS-NOT-TO-WRITE/c1bub/93DC10D2-7960-4881-AF16-1E730EA6CCFE

Letting Go

This is the part of the writing process that I dislike the most. Well, maybe dislike isn’t the right word. Nerve wracking, nail biting. You’ve honed your baby as much as you can, you’ve dressed her up, combed her hair, cleaned her up, and now it’s off into a...

When Life Hands You Lemons Make Cheesecake

Or lemonade snowballs. A lot has been going on in my world since my last blog post. I started 2014 with the best of intentions. 2014 was going to rock! Well, life had other plans, and there have been twists and turns I couldn’t have foreseen. The one constant...

Oh, The Horror (Part One)


If you’re serious about screenwriting, you need to read this:!pj-mcilvaine/c4o5/

You’ve Got Red On You


Since clearly I’m not multi-tasking enough, I also write a blog  called The Write Stuff on all things screenwriting for a new horror site. I try to do 1-2 blogs a month. This is my latest article and am always open to suggestions.!pj-mcilvaine/c4o5/

There’s No Place Like Home

There’s No Place Like Home

Well, here we go, ready or not! The Grand Opening of the PJ McIlvaine website. Welcome to my mad, mad, mad, mad world! I hope to do a lot with this site–not only promote my work, but also have articles and interviews with other screenwriters and filmmakers…and if there’s...

Screenwriting U Interview


PJ McIlvaine Is Back! Insider Interviews Written by Hal Croasmun on September 16, 2013 at Secreenwriting U.

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