In a blog post, screenwriter John August offered 11 Steps to Writing a Scene (and also a lovely shout-out to one of my favorite writers Jane Espenson). Ryan Rivard consolidated the post and put it into a simple infographic.  The graphic is below but check out the links to the writers and their posts.  Much more great stuff. How-to-write-a-scene-inforgraphic

About the author

DayAlMohamed Day Al-Mohamed is author of the Young Adult novel, “Baba Ali and the Clockwork Djinn.” She is also co-editor for the anthology, “Trust & Treachery” from Dark Quest Books. In addition to speculative fiction, she also writes comics and film scripts. She is an active member of the Cat Vacuuming Society of Northern Virginia Writing Group, of Women in Film and Video, and a graduate of the VONA/Voices Writing Workshop.