Bob: Hey Jim, what's that you've got there in your hand?

Jim: Why it's the new TechDork 2500 Smart Tablet with 64 gigs of memory.

Bob: Where'd you get it?

Jim: At Greg's Gadget Garage. It was only $495.

Bob: Greg's Gadget Garage… don’t they have six convenient locations in the metro area?

Jim: Yes!

ARRRRGH! Few things are more painful to listen to than bad dialogue. How do you write good dialogue? Fire up the video and we'll get started.

Videos in this series:

  1. The Five Rules of Great Radio: Rule 1

  2. The Five Rules of Great Radio: Rule 2

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Dialogue Writing, Part 1: Chaos Is Good! [Video]

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Brent Walker is owner of Soundscapes, creative audio for broadcast and emerging media. Contact him by phone at 501-661-1765 or via the Soundscapes website