Faith and Hope and Tragedy

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DRAMA ROMANCE YOUNG ADULT

1960s & '70s

Lee D. Britton

Logline

Faith and Hope and Tragedy is the story of a spoiled rock star trying to come to terms with a childhood tragedy and reignite a romance with a former lover who abandoned him. In spite of himself he runs headlong toward destruction, bound and determined to take everyone along with him. His true feelings only emerge in his song writing and his lyrics tell the story he himself cannot.

Genre

Drama, Romance, Young Adult

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

Los Angeles, Dallas, Various Locations

Based on a True Story

No

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Black Rose Writing

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

A woman on her deathbed is reminiscing with an old friend about events that transpired forty years earlier and the effect it had on them and on one of the biggest rock stars in the world at that time.

Ending Description

The story ends with the main character trying to deal with the regret and the catastrophic results from choices that were made by herself and her friends. She finds a ray of hope and some comfort in something that almost seems to be a gift from beyond.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

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Mature Audience Themes

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Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message, Philosophical Questions, Twist

Plot - Premise

Tragedy

Main Character Details

Name: Travis Dyer

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Blunt, Sexy, Unapologetic, Charming, Complex, Engaging, Outspoken, Religious, Confident, Lone Wolf, Manipulative, Romantic, Adventurous, Aggressive, Heartthrob, Narcissistic, Sarcastic

Additional Character Details

Name: Faith Winslow

Age: 25

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Beautiful, Gracious, Honorable, Secretive, Complex, Faithful, Insecure, Modest, Perseverance, Religious, Selfless, Romantic, Sexy, Charming, Empathetic, Naive

Additional Character Details

Name: Hope Winslow

Age: 27

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Aspiring, Beautiful, Blunt, Manipulative, Outspoken, Religious, Secretive, Complex, Decisive, Romantic, Sexy

Additional Character Details

Name: Curtis Lee "Cool" Smith

Age: 29

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Perseverance, Religious, Complex, Empathetic, Masculine, Outspoken, Selfless, Strong Moral Code, Faithful, Honorable, Skillful, Decisive, Heroic, Leader, Modest, Obedient, Patriotic, Badass, Confident

Logline

Faith and Hope and Tragedy is the story of a spoiled rock star trying to come to terms with a childhood tragedy and reignite a romance with a former lover who abandoned him. In spite of himself he runs headlong toward destruction, bound and determined to take everyone along with him. His true feelings only emerge in his song writing and his lyrics tell the story he himself cannot.

Short Summary

A woman on her deathbed is reminiscing with an old friend about events that transpired forty years earlier and the effect it had on them and on one of the biggest rock stars in the world at that time.


The story ends with the main character trying to deal with the regret and the catastrophic results from choices that were made by herself and her friends. She finds a ray of hope and some comfort in something that almost seems to be a gift from beyond.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Tragedy,

Characters

Main Character

Name: Travis Dyer

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Blunt, Sexy, Unapologetic, Charming, Complex, Engaging, Outspoken, Religious, Confident, Lone Wolf, Manipulative, Romantic, Adventurous, Aggressive, Heartthrob, Narcissistic, Sarcastic

Character 1

Name: Faith Winslow

Age: 25

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Beautiful, Gracious, Honorable, Secretive, Complex, Faithful, Insecure, Modest, Perseverance, Religious, Selfless, Romantic, Sexy, Charming, Empathetic, Naive

Character 2

Name: Hope Winslow

Age: 27

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Aspiring, Beautiful, Blunt, Manipulative, Outspoken, Religious, Secretive, Complex, Decisive, Romantic, Sexy

Character 3

Name: Curtis Lee "Cool" Smith

Age: 29

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Perseverance, Religious, Complex, Empathetic, Masculine, Outspoken, Selfless, Strong Moral Code, Faithful, Honorable, Skillful, Decisive, Heroic, Leader, Modest, Obedient, Patriotic, Badass, Confident

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