Antebellum Days

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ACTION ADVENTURE EPIC DRAMA

19th Century

I write under the penname of Jack Newman...real name is John Neubert

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The story is about a gay slave in the days before the American Civil war. A most unusual slave, he was taught proper English, and spoke eloquently. He was sold to a new master and fell in love with the master's son. Soon, a sexual relationship developed between them. This is the story of their struggle, and it depicts the unfair and cruel treatment given African Americans at that time.

Genre

Action, Adventure, Epic, Drama,

Short Summary

The illegitimate son of a plantation owner, who impregnated a beautiful slave, the main character, William, was brought up by his mother, who sexually entertained cotton buyers for her master. One of her "clients" was an Englishman, who taught William proper English.


After the Civil War, the main character is reunited with his lover. Each thought the other was dead. The final re-union was in the city of New Orleans.

Setting

Old South, USA

Based on a True Story

No

Plot - Premise

Overcoming Monster/Villain

Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age, Meaningful Message, Happy Ending

Mature Audience Themes

Sexual Abuse

Main Character Details

Name: The main character, is a handsome gay slave.

Age: 18

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Secretive, Unapologetic, Sexy, Strong Moral Code, Aspiring, Charming, Extraordinary Powers and Abilities, Honorable, Adventurous, Confident, Religious, Underdog, Romantic, Beautiful, Engaging, Lone Wolf, Outspoken

Additional Character Details

Name: The son of a slave owner, the other charater is a handsome and closeted homosexual boy. He cannot help but fall in love with the main characgter, a homosexual slave, oned by his father

Age: 18

Gender: LGBT

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Masculine, Romantic, Secretive, Beautiful, Empathetic, Engaging, Heroic, Honorable, Religious, Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

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Development Pitch

About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: LGBT leaning

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: GLB Publishers, my contract was cancelled and the site is now defunct

Year Published: 2008

Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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