WRITER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WRITER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah author James Dashner gets Hollywood treatment with ‘The Maze Runner’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58375068-223/dashner-maze-movie-runner.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58375068-223/dashner-maze-movie-runner.html.csp">Utah author James Dashner gets Hollywood treatment with ‘The Maze Runner’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ellen Fagg Weist</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T08:30:04.491-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 08:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For a film buff like James Dashner, receiving the Hollywood treatment for his best-selling action thriller “The Maze Runner” is another happy plot twist in a multiple-chaptered narrative journey. The movie adaptation of the Utah writer’s 2009 novel opens in wide release — including at Dashner’s neighborhood movie house, South Jordan’s The District — on Friday. Sharp-eyed viewers might catch the Utah writer’s cameo appearance at the end of the movie. “Basically, I’m sitting at a table. I’m on scr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58375068@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:30:04 MDT So many memoirs: Neil Patrick Harris, Amy Poehler among those with books this fall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58335940-223/author-francis-written-harris.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58335940-223/author-francis-written-harris.html.csp">So many memoirs: Neil Patrick Harris, Amy Poehler among those with books this fall</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HILLEL ITALIE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T16:25:33.688-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 04:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">So many memoirs are coming out this fall, written in so many ways. Neil Patrick Harris, for instance, decided that his early 40s was too young for a “life” story, even for a Tony- and Emmy-winning actor. So he has completed “Neil Patrick Harris: Choose Your Own Autobiography,” in which Harris steps back into the second person to allow you to imagine yourself onstage, on television or, in November 2006, on edge as you prepare to tell the world you’re gay. “I couldn’t wrap my mind around a struct...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583359402014-08-29T16:25:33.688-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-29T16:25:33.688-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58335940@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:25:33 MDT Wharton: With return to preps, dream has again become a reality http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58301043-190/basketball-football-dream-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58301043-190/basketball-football-dream-game.html.csp">Wharton: With return to preps, dream has again become a reality</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:00:57.054-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When I began walking the sidelines in the late 1960s, watching fellow Granite High students and future pros Gordon Jolley and Golden Richards play football under the lights, writing for a daily newspaper seemed like an impossible dream. Yet, as I begin what will be my 49th year of covering high school sports, that dream not only came true but remains very much a part of my life. With each passing season, as I attend the first game of the year, I still have butterflies. I know it will be time to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301043@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:00:57 MDT