How to Write A Screenplay in a Café

Evan Fleischer
5 min readAug 20, 2019
Photo by Roberto Nickson on Unsplash

Note: this piece was originally published elsewhere.


You have decided to write a screenplay in a café. You may be in Los Angeles and have decided that The Bourgeois Pig is the right place for you to accomplish this task. But, really, you could be anywhere reading this, and you have to go with what you know works for you: I know of one café in Edinburgh where I could duck…