SIMULATION (Ch. ILIAD) – Novel Transcript by Ami Blackwelder

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Get to know the writer:

What is your novel about?

It is about a future where a quantum computer controls the cities. One girl, Masha, decides to resist the computer’s control.

What genres would you say this novel is in?

YA SyFy Dystopian

How would you describe this story in two words?

Thought-Provoking

What movie have you seen the most in your life?

Gosh, Pride and Prejudice

How long have you been working on this story?

For a few months

Do you have an all-time favorite novel?

I love a few. Divergent, Hunger Games, Star Wars

What motivated you to write this story?

Our future

If you could have dinner with one person (dead or alive), who would that be?

Einstein

Apart from writing, what else are you passionate about?

Science, Nature, Animals, Reading, Teaching, Traveling

What influenced you to enter your novel to get performed?

I would love a professional reading of the first pages to get readers interested

Any advice or tips you’d like to pass on to other writers?

Do what you love.

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Director/Producer: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com

Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne

Editor: John Johnson

December 2016 Novel & Short Story Winners

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ACTORNOVEL Transcript Reading – GUARDING SHAKESPEARE
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ACTORNOVEL Transcript Reading – A CHANCE FOR LIFE
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ACTORNOVEL Transcript Reading – HUSBANDS MAY COME AND GO BUT FRIENDS ARE FOREVER
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ACTORNOVEL Transcript Reading – ZOMBIE TURKEYS
December 2016 Reading
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Director/Producer: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com

Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne

Editor: John Johnson

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WHO KILLED HONOR BRIGHT, by Patricia

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TO FLY AGAIN: PORTRAIT OF A BIPOLAR LIFE, by Rachelle Hasnas

AS DARKER GROW THE SHADOWS, by MJ Roe

 

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ARA, by Haidar Hashim

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ORDOWAHL THE HUGE AND UGLY, by Joel Hinrichs

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SHADOWWATER, by Wendy Shreve

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ONCE UPON A TIME IN LA, by Caesar Nickson

TANNION, by Wayne Elsner

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September 2016 Novel & Short Story Winners

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Watch the September 2016 Winning Novel & Short Story Performance Readings. All stories read and performed by professional actors:

ACTORSHORT Story – PARTNERS
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September 2016 Reading
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ACTOR7 Author Short Stories
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ACTORSHORT Story – THE STAGE
September 2016 Reading
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ACTORSHORT Story – 1ST WORLD PROBLEMS
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ACTORSHORT Story – GOD’S CREATURES
September 2016 Reading
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ACTORSHORT Story – SUMMER HILLS
September 2016 Reading
Written by Rochelle Potkar
ACTORSHORT Story – THE GRAVE DIGGERS
September 2016 Reading
Written by Joseph Tsujimoto
ACTORSHORT Story – DOUBLE FACE
September 2016 Reading
Written by Amira El Dahshoury
ACTORSHORT Story – DIRE CIRCUMSTANCES
September 2016 Reading
Written by Alisha M Risen Kent

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Director/Producer: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com

Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne

Editor: John Johnson