Tag: Writing

My audiobook is now free

My audiobook is now free

Technically the audiobook version of Ama has always been available for free (via the Audible trial thingy), but now each chapter on my website has the corresponding audio narration too, which is taken directly from the audiobook. The full Ama audiobook is also available on YouTube. What the hell! You’re letting people read and listen

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Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 39 to 42

Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 39 to 42

⇐ Back ∗ Scene 1 ∗ Next ⇒ (coming soon) 39. EXT. FRONT GARDEN, JASON’S HOUSE – DAY Two police officers approach JASON’S House. OFFICER #1 thumps on the front door. OFFICER #1 Police, come to the door. (quietly to OFFICER #2) Go round the back. The neighbour said she saw the wife put the

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Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 34 to 38

Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 34 to 38

⇐ Back ∗ Scene 1 ∗ Next ⇒ 34. INT. KITCHEN, JASON’S HOUSE – DAY JASON’S DOPPELGANGER looks at the blood on the floor and slowly follows the smeared trail to the outside door. JASON’S DOPPELGANGER No… Oh, baby. Oh God, no. What have you done? What have you done! (yells) Call for an ambulance, Zo!

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Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 32 to 33

Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 32 to 33

⇐ Back ∗ Scene 1 ∗ Next ⇒ 32. INT. KITCHEN, JASON’S HOUSE – DAY JASON Oh God, no-no-no. No! ZOE smashes the marble cutting board into the top of EMILY’S head. EMILY collapses to the ground. ZOE looks down at EMILY’S twitching body, her eyes following the stream of blood emanating from the crack

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Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 28 to 31

Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 28 to 31

⇐ Back ∗ Scene 1 ∗ Next ⇒ 28. INT. KITCHEN, JASON’S HOUSE – DAY ZOE and EMILY are frozen in time. ZOE is stood at the counter and midway though cutting mushrooms, EMILY is sat at the table and midway through opening a tin of tomatoes. JASON (to himself) I’m really dead? (to LILITH)

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Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 26 to 27

Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 26 to 27

⇐ Back ∗ Scene 1 ∗ Next ⇒ 26. INT. KITCHEN, JASON’S HOUSE – DAY EMILY is sitting at the table, watching ZOE, who is standing at the worktop by the window, slicing mushrooms on a small marble chopping board. Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is playing on a small radio sitting on the windowsill.

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Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 25 (2nd continuation)

Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 25 (2nd continuation)

⇐ Back ∗ Scene 1 ∗ Next ⇒ 25. (continued) JASON I don’t understand. DERWOOD No, I got a fuzzy head over it, too. But I got to find the thing Lilith left here before the flowers die. JASON Why? What happens when they die? DERWOOD Oh dear. Ye got to get away before they

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Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 25 (continued)

Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 25 (continued)

⇐ Back ∗ Scene 1 ∗ Next ⇒ 25. (continued) DERWOOD is a man in his forties. He has dry flaking calluses on his hands and many cuts and bruises on his leathery face. His hair sits atop his head as an uneven mass of black greasy waves. His oversized shirt and baggy trousers hang as a

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Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 24 to 25

Ama screenplay – First draft – Scene 24 to 25

⇐ Back ∗ Scene 1 ∗ Next ⇒ 24. INT. HALLWAY, JASON’S HOUSE – DAY JASON’S DOPPELGANGER is carrying EMILY in his arms and about to walk out the front door. JASON’S DOPPELGANGER (shouts to ZOE) EM’ is coming with me, babe, to make sure the hunter-gatherer bags the right wee-beasties. (whispers to EMILY) And

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