*The logistics of going from a solitary writer to a staff member
*Discussion of how much story TV eats up—TV moves at a relentless pace, and there is limited time to unfurl your story. You can transform yourself from a writer with a career output of 7-8 novels into Thackeray.
*The co-opting of romantic comedy by half-hour sitcoms.
*The muscularity of dialogue—it’s not visuals that carry your story.