Farewell to Freedom

Book Cover

COMEDY DRAMA EPIC ROMANCE ACTION

2000s

Anita Waggoner

Logline

What happens in Vegas doesn't always stay there. Desperate to flee the heartache of a pending divorce, a wealthy socialite falls in love with a down-and-out cowboy she meets in Las Vegas. Crazy Heart meets Thelma and Louise.

Genre

Comedy, Drama, Epic, Romance, Action

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Las Vegas, Arizona and Oklahoma

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2010

Starting Description

A desperate socialite in her forties runs away from a failing marriage into the arms of a ruthless cowboy she meets in Las Vegas. She lives with him on a run-down Oklahoma ranch and takes risks that most women would never dream of. Saying Farewell to Freedom becomes a matter of survival.

Ending Description

On her way out of Freedom Cheyenne drops Rowdy off at a small airport where he takes up an old airplane to look for runaway rodeo bulls. She drives back to Arizona unaware that his plane goes down in a fire ball. No signs of his remains. Does he survive?

Group Specific

Information not completed

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

Information not completed

Mature Audience Themes

Substance Abuse, Language/Profanity

Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message, Twist,Deception

Plot - Premise

Voyage and Return

Main Character Details

Name: Cheyenne Stevens

Age: 40

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Funny, Honorable, Aspiring, Desperate, Outspoken, Seductive, Visionary, Adventurous, Complex, Confident, Patriotic, Perseverance, Romantic, Sexy, Sophisticated, Beautiful, Empathetic, Engaging, Flexible, Heroic

Additional Character Details

Name: Rowdy Harrison

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Narcissistic, Outspoken, Seductive, Badass, Funny, Manipulative, Patriotic, Romantic, Blunt, Crazy, Heartthrob, Masculine, Desperate, Greedy, Engaging, Underdog, Uneducated, Adventurous, Charming

Additional Character Details

Name: Katherine

Age: 40

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Romantic, Seductive, Adventurous, Charming, Funny, Honorable, Heartthrob, Leader, Aspiring, Educated, Engaging, Faithful, Sophisticated, Beautiful, Blunt, Confident, Patriotic, Outspoken, Sarcastic, Sexy, Aggressive, Crazy, Decisive, Empathetic

Additional Character Details

Name: Tim

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Patriotic, Badass, Lone Wolf, Masculine, Secretive, Seductive, Blunt, Funny, Desperate, Underdog, Aggressive, Charming, Greedy, Outspoken, Power-hungry, Crazy, Engaging

Logline

What happens in Vegas doesn't always stay there. Desperate to flee the heartache of a pending divorce, a wealthy socialite falls in love with a down-and-out cowboy she meets in Las Vegas. Crazy Heart meets Thelma and Louise.

Short Summary

A desperate socialite in her forties runs away from a failing marriage into the arms of a ruthless cowboy she meets in Las Vegas. She lives with him on a run-down Oklahoma ranch and takes risks that most women would never dream of. Saying Farewell to Freedom becomes a matter of survival.


On her way out of Freedom Cheyenne drops Rowdy off at a small airport where he takes up an old airplane to look for runaway rodeo bulls. She drives back to Arizona unaware that his plane goes down in a fire ball. No signs of his remains. Does he survive?

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Voyage and Return,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Cheyenne Stevens

Age: 40

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Funny, Honorable, Aspiring, Desperate, Outspoken, Seductive, Visionary, Adventurous, Complex, Confident, Patriotic, Perseverance, Romantic, Sexy, Sophisticated, Beautiful, Empathetic, Engaging, Flexible, Heroic

Character 1

Name: Rowdy Harrison

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Narcissistic, Outspoken, Seductive, Badass, Funny, Manipulative, Patriotic, Romantic, Blunt, Crazy, Heartthrob, Masculine, Desperate, Greedy, Engaging, Underdog, Uneducated, Adventurous, Charming

Character 2

Name: Katherine

Age: 40

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Romantic, Seductive, Adventurous, Charming, Funny, Honorable, Heartthrob, Leader, Aspiring, Educated, Engaging, Faithful, Sophisticated, Beautiful, Blunt, Confident, Patriotic, Outspoken, Sarcastic, Sexy, Aggressive, Crazy, Decisive, Empathetic

Character 3

Name: Tim

Age: 50

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Patriotic, Badass, Lone Wolf, Masculine, Secretive, Seductive, Blunt, Funny, Desperate, Underdog, Aggressive, Charming, Greedy, Outspoken, Power-hungry, Crazy, Engaging

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