#102 From “Quantum Leap” to “The Vision Quest” Series – Deborah M Pratt

#102 From “Quantum Leap” to “The Vision Quest” Series – Deborah M Pratt

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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