The Horowitz System®, is a trademarked writing system, developed by Professor Marilyn Horowitz, which proposes a revolutionary new way to write.
The basis of the system is that we are all already “hardwired” to be story tellers and the system helps writers access what they already “know” to write effectively and efficiently.
The Horowitz System®, actually makes you a better writer.
The Horowitz System® is a proprietary writing system which allows people to write clearly and evocatively on any topic, efficiently and effectively.Through a series of organic pre-visualization exercises Professor Horowitz teaches students how to harness their unconscious. Writers can turn their hopes and fears, and stories from their lives and their imaginations into the elements that one must have before writing a screenplay, novel, narrative or non-fiction of any kind…Read More
About Marilyn Horowitz
Marilyn Horowitz is an award-winning author, retired New York University professor, TV show creator, and writing coach, working with successful novelists, produced screenwriters, and award-winning filmmakers. Two of her students have been nominated for an Emmy, and a third won a Peabody. Horowitz received the coveted New York University Award for Teaching Excellence in 2004 and has an active online audience, including 2,500 readers of her weekly blog. Since 1998, she has taught hundreds of aspiring writers to complete their feature-length screenplays, novels, and TV pilots using her trademarked writing method, The Horowitz System®. Horowitz has also written five books on screenwriting, two of which are used as textbooks at New York University. Recently, she served as associate producer of “Hunter Is F**cked,” an award-winning comedy short based on the life of gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson, and as associate producer of The Heart Stays, a Native-American drama that will be released in April 2024. Her latest book, The Word of the Day Practice: Transform Your Writing in Fifteen Minutes a Day, will be available in bookstores in April of 2024. In addition, she has written two novels, The Book of Zev, published in 2016, and Bad Girl Pie, to be released in 2025. She’s an active member of New York Women in Film and Television (NYWIFT), serves on the board of the Florence Belsky Charitable Foundation, and co-chairs their monthly writer’s group meetings.
Professor Marilyn Horowitz, full-time writer, producer and script doctor conceived this step-by-step program that will genuinely get your first script completed.– GQ Magazine (“The Hollywood Issue”)