Writing Horror: Check-In 2, The Shining (1980)

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For this second check-in, I will continue to focus on the research process for developing my horror screenplay. This week, I specifically was taking a look at the film The Shining. The script was written by Stanley Kubrick and Diane Johnson. I felt that it was important to focus only on this film for this […]

Zebra Finch Update 4

This week has been a continuation of last week’s progress where I have been reading literature to adjust my protocol as well as going through the data I have. As I mentioned, I have one clutch of 4 zebra finch chicks and I am measuring their weight as well as observing their behavior– such as […]

Writing Horror: Check-In 1, The Films of Jordan Peele

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For this first check-in, I will be focusing on the research process for developing my horror screenplay. This week, I specifically was taking a look at the films of Jordan Peele. I felt that it was important to start here because arguably he and Ari Aster (Hereditary, Midsommar) are at the forefront of the genre […]