Mr. ORCHARD and Mr. Snyder

Re-working Mr. ORCHARD this week (to upload to studios.amazon.com) brought Mr. Blake Snyder to mind quite a lot. If I were to read Mr. ORCHARD without any prior knowledge of it, I can’t imagine I would ever guess that I wrote it; it’s really violent and dark. If I were told in advance what happened …

Susan Klebold on Dylan Klebold

School shooters are compelling personalities; two of my screenplays feature them as main characters.  Just look at the storm of guessing the motivations and causes behind the Columbine shooting tragedy; people love to talk about and hear about school shooters. In my most recent script, “Z., or, Zombie High School Massacre”, in which a repentant …