From Guns To Redemption

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ACTION DRAMA RELIGIOUS

19th Century

Dennis Haymon

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Born of blind parents in the urban inner city of St. Louis, MO., the struggle for life was real, even in my mother's womb at birth. I found myself rising from obscurity to prominence throw the heroin drug trade. Force into drug game just to keep from being killed by the most ruthless organization

Genre

Action,Drama,Religious

Short Summary

Captivated by the Renown Street Characters at an early age who corrupt the downtown projects right where I grew up at. Then after encounters after encounters, I get charged for The Capital Murder Case on the Infamous Earl Killer Williams! This catapulted me into the high echelon of drug rackets.


While in prison I was stabbed 8 times by the Aryan Brotherhood (white supremacy group) as a Muslim. I eventually, converted my Faith to Christianity while serving a life sentence, God transformed my life after 12 years in on 25-year incarceration. Three years later I started Pastoring.

Setting

Urban City, St. Louis, MO.

Based on a True Story

Yes

Plot - Premise

Rags to Riches,Internal Journey/Rebirth,Tragedy

Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message,Happy Ending

Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence,Substance Abuse

Main Character Details

Name: Dennis Haymon

Age: 19-26 years old at the time. Now 66 years old.

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous,Aspiring,Aggressive,Charming,Complex,Confident,Decisive,Empathetic,Engaging,Faithful,Heroic,Honorable,Leader,Underdog,Masculine,Modest,Sexy,Blunt,Selfless,Outspoken,Skillful,Visionary,Romantic,Seductive,Sophisticated,Lone Wolf

Additional Character Details

Name: Dennis Griffin ( Ghant in the book)

Age: 18-25

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Aspiring,Badass,Aggressive,Criminal,Faithful,Heroic,Leader,Unapologetic,Masculine,Underdog

Additional Character Details

Name: Esther Davis (Sue in the book)

Age: 20-25

Gender: Female

Role: emotional

Key Traits: Adventurous,Charming,Romantic,Sexy,Obedient,Faithful

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About The Author

Born of blind parents in the urban inner city of St. Louis, MO., the struggle for life was real, even in my mother's womb at birth. I found myself rising from obscurity to prominence throw the heroin drug trade. Force into the drug game just to keep from being killed by the most ruthless organization in the Pruitt & Igoe Projects (documented) by Washington University Documentary. I began the legalize myself through purchases of real estate and businesses and every time I attempted to get out the streets pulled me back in. Accused of several murders and assaults in my seven (7) year rise to legendary status, I finally ended up with a life jail sentence. I served twenty-five (25) years straight - twelve (12) my way and thirteen with Jesus Christ, becoming a Pastor in the process. ( From Guns To Redemption).

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34,35-54,55+

Target Gender: Universal,Female Leaning,Male Leaning

Group Specific

The youth at-risk, Urban America, Drug Epidemic, violence in communities.

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Publisher: KDM Publications

Year Published: 2019

Hard Copy Available

Yes

ISBN

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