Documentary TV, Screenplays, Author, Travel Blog, Writing Instructor
I’ve written every program I’ve worked on, including dozens of prime time documentaries for Discovery Channel, History, Travel, Science, BBC and others. My Beyond the Da Vinci Code two-hour special for History received an Emmy nomination for Non-fiction Writing.
My feature experience includes a half-dozen produced or optioned screenplays. As a studio Story Analyst, I’ve written coverage on 3000 screenplays for DreamWorks, HBO, Universal Studios, Paramount, Sony and others. I also teach dramatic screenwriting.
My MFA is in Screenwriting from the American Film Institute.
The travel writing I do takes a dry-eyed look at the world, with humor and a quest for fascinating facts and fresh observations. Check out the articles on this page.
I’m also an author and, well, somebody had to do it: A funny, skeptical but authentic history of western religion entitled, WHAT DO YOU DO WITH A CHOCOLATE JESUS? More…