10 Tips for Engaging Letter Writing

Welcome to the Letters-4-Legacy campaign! As devoted fans and believers in the profound potential of Star Trek, we are uniting to express our collective desire for Star Trek: Legacy, envisioned by Terry Matalas. Leveraging the power of written communication, echoing the spirit of the original “Save Star Trek” campaign, we aspire to voice our passionate plea in a personal and compelling way. Join us in crafting a tangible testament of our shared enthusiasm, creating an undeniable impact that underscores our commitment to the realization of Star Trek: Legacy. To guide you on your voyage, we’ve compiled these 10 tips for creating a compelling and engaging letter:

Understand Your Mission: As part of the Letters 4 Legacy initiative, you are voicing your support for the production of Star Trek: Legacy. This is a potential new series that promises to unite the past and the future of the Star Trek universe, under the visionary guidance of Terry Matalas. Keeping this objective in mind will help you focus your thoughts and emotions while writing your letter.

Address Your Letter Correctly: To ensure that your message reaches the right person, address your letter to Tom Ryan, President & CEO of Streaming at Paramount Global. This is crucial in ensuring your voice is heard by someone who can directly influence the decision regarding Star Trek: Legacy.

Introduce Yourself Uniquely: Start by establishing your identity as a Star Trek fan. Share your favorite series, episode, character, or a memorable Star Trek moment that made a significant impact on you. This personal touch will make your letter more relatable and engaging to the reader.

Communicate Clearly and Briefly: Time is valuable, and a well-structured letter respects this. Make sure to communicate your points in a concise and understandable manner. Stay on topic and avoid unnecessary details or digressions.

Share Personal Experiences: If Star Trek has had a meaningful impact on your life, don’t hesitate to share these personal experiences. Whether it sparked an interest in science, taught you moral lessons, or offered you comfort during difficult times, these stories add a human element to your support for Star Trek: Legacy.

State Your Case: Clearly articulate why you believe Star Trek: Legacy needs to be produced. Is it the tantalizing prospect of seeing familiar faces alongside new ones? The narrative potential in exploring a new era of the Trek universe? The possibility of boosting Paramount+’s subscriber numbers? Whatever your reasons, make them clear and compelling.

Stay Positive: Star Trek has always been a beacon of hope and positivity. Reflect these values in your letter. Maintain a respectful, optimistic tone throughout, demonstrating the inspirational spirit of Star Trek that continues to motivate its fans.

Issue a Call to Action: Encourage Paramount+ to greenlight Star Trek: Legacy. This is your closing appeal, so make it strong and clear. Reinforce your support for the series and the impact you believe it will have on the Star Trek universe.

Show Gratitude: Always end your letter by expressing gratitude for the reader’s time and consideration. A simple thank you can underscore your respect for the reader and the process, showing that you value the time they have taken to read your letter.

Review and Refine: Proofreading is an essential step in the writing process. Check for clarity, coherence, grammar, and spelling errors. A well-structured, error-free letter demonstrates your commitment and attention to detail.

The future of Star Trek: Legacy is yet unwritten. By joining Letters-4-Legacy, you are not just a fan, you are a participant, a co-creator of the future we all envision. This mission is not a solitary one; we are a crew, bound by our shared passion and a vision of a future that is inclusive, hopeful, and ever-expanding. So let’s take this journey together, let’s be loud, let’s be persuasive, and let’s make Star Trek: Legacy so!

Address your Letters-4-Legacy to:

Mr. Tom Ryan

President & CEO: Streaming

Paramount Global

1515 Broadway

New York, NY 10036

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