Yes, I'm still writing my screenplay for Script Frenzy. Yes, I've written myself in a hole. But on the positive side, I'm at 78 pages. Not too shabby. And at a week left to go, the pressure is on.
It's a political story called "Release the Dogs". It's based on the 2006 Senate race between Tom Kean Jr. and Robert Menendez. I actually interviewed Kean and found him to be...Let's just say I know why he's not in Washington today. I liked the guy, but there was no oomph there.
The son of a noted politician running for higher office and feeling uncomfortable in his own skin, having to dodge the press while sinking in the mire of dirty New Jersey politics? Yeah, this is a good story. Sign me up to write it!