Bless Me Father

Michael Deeze dr1badknee@hotmail.com 816256516155

BIOGRAPHICAL CRIME HISTORICAL FICTION SUSPENSE / THRILLER WAR ACTION ADVENTURE

1960s & '70s

Michael Deeze

Logline

Emmett Casey is an anti-hero trapped by circumstance, protected by chance who struggles to master his conscience against the choices he's given.

Genre

Biographical, Crime, Historical Fiction, Suspense / Thriller, War, Action, Adventure

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

United States, Vietnam and Europe

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

If you dance with the devil, sooner or later you must pay the devil. There are a lot of devils in the world and Emmett Casey’s dance card is always full. When we first meet him, it’s time to pay up: it’s decision time. The mean streets of inner-city Chicago and the high-rise housing projects are a t

Ending Description

Survivor's guilt, and post-traumatic stress begin to steer him into a darker path. He searches for forgiveness and redemption but knows he deserves neither. The stage is set for him to become the man he fears most - his father.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence, Language/Profanity, Nudity, Substance Abuse

Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age, Meaningful Message, Philosophical Questions, Twist

Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Main Character Details

Name: Emmett Casey

Age: 18

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Funny, Heroic, Honorable, Insecure, Sarcastic, Charming, Educated, Empathetic, Heartthrob, Leader, Strong Moral Code, Underdog, Adventurous, Aspiring, Lone Wolf, Masculine, Badass, Complex

Additional Character Details

Name: Margaret, Chrissy, Lucy, etc

Age: 20

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Heartthrob, Romantic, Adventurous, Aspiring, Charming, Naive, Sexy, Beautiful, Empathetic, Engaging

Additional Character Details

Name: Father Tom Lamb

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Gracious, Honorable, Charming, Educated, Empathetic

Additional Character Details

Name: Little Mick Casey

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Decisive, Honorable, Secretive, Strong Moral Code, Blunt, Confident, Heroic, Masculine

Logline

Emmett Casey is an anti-hero trapped by circumstance, protected by chance who struggles to master his conscience against the choices he's given.

Short Summary

If you dance with the devil, sooner or later you must pay the devil. There are a lot of devils in the world and Emmett Casey’s dance card is always full. When we first meet him, it’s time to pay up: it’s decision time. The mean streets of inner-city Chicago and the high-rise housing projects are a t


Survivor's guilt, and post-traumatic stress begin to steer him into a darker path. He searches for forgiveness and redemption but knows he deserves neither. The stage is set for him to become the man he fears most - his father.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Characters

Main Character

Name: Emmett Casey

Age: 18

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Funny, Heroic, Honorable, Insecure, Sarcastic, Charming, Educated, Empathetic, Heartthrob, Leader, Strong Moral Code, Underdog, Adventurous, Aspiring, Lone Wolf, Masculine, Badass, Complex

Character 1

Name: Margaret, Chrissy, Lucy, etc

Age: 20

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Heartthrob, Romantic, Adventurous, Aspiring, Charming, Naive, Sexy, Beautiful, Empathetic, Engaging

Character 2

Name: Father Tom Lamb

Age: 60

Gender: Male

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Gracious, Honorable, Charming, Educated, Empathetic

Character 3

Name: Little Mick Casey

Age: 40

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Complex, Decisive, Honorable, Secretive, Strong Moral Code, Blunt, Confident, Heroic, Masculine

Supplemental Materials

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