David J. Schroeder Write Brain  
English & Communications

"...extreme admiration for antiquity, love and appetite for novelty." Sir Francis Bacon, The Four Idols.

"Thing becomes the Word and back to Thing again, but warped and woven into a fantastic pattern." John Steinbeck, Cannery Row


CRW 2001 Resources

Class Policies and Textbooks



Lib Guide

90 Second Story: A Story Pitch,

         90 Second Film Project Google Doc

36 Dramatic Situations

Logline Formula

The Forest of Rhetoric

E. M. Forster's Aspects of the Novel

Robert Mckee Story: Substance, Structure, Style, and the Principles of Screenwriting

Joseph Campbell The Hero's Journey and The Hero with a Thousand Faces

Christopher Volger The Writer's Journey

Syd Field Screenplay: The Foundations of Screenwriting


The New Yorker: Fiction Podcast