Deborah M Pratt Co-Produced the hit TV show “Quantum Leap” garnering acclaim and fans in multiple generations. Her 5 book series “The Vision Quest” is a masterpiece of Science Fiction. The intricate storylines, rich characters and cleverly woven ethical questions create a world that pulls you in deep and keeps you riveted. I’m a big fan.
In this episode
Deborah discusses how to discover the reasons why characters behave the way they do. Creating a world based in a unique set of laws. The ethics of genome research. The theme of living with fear. Missed opportunities for writing inspiration. The discipline and speed of writing for TV. Creating a bible of rules that other writers can follow. Creating story devices and researching for story. Asking questions to uncover holes in your story and problems with your characters. Creating a global story with spiritual underpinnings, traditional publishing vs. self publishing and much, much more..
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