My Life as a Mule: a fictionalized memoir or a memoir with a twist

Sj Hylton LeHoven sjlehoven@gmail.com 1271893688379

FAMILY FANTASY FABLE YOUNG ADULT FOLKTALE MEMOIR ADVENTURE COMEDY

Contemporary

Sj Hylton LeHoven

Logline

My Life as a Mule' is the story of Molly, a successful mathematician and mule, who awakens to the realization that everything has always happened for her and that she only ever needs to follow her heart.

Genre

Family, Fantasy, Fable, Young Adult, Folktale, Memoir, Adventure, Comedy

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Female leaning

Setting

Southern United States

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Year Published: 2018

Starting Description

The story is told in four sections. First is an interview which explains what a mule is and why Molly is being interview. The following three parts—Wet Behind the Ears, Still Slightly Damp, and Almost Dry—are short stories from Molly's life and path to awakening.

Ending Description

Molly realizes that she "simply came here to love." She decides to buy a van and travel. She has a lot of souls to meet and remind that they're loved and perfect as they are.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

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Plot - Other Elements

Happy Ending, Meaningful Message, Philosophical Questions, Twist, Coming of Age

Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Main Character Details

Name: Molly

Age: 45

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Blunt, Engaging, Adventurous, Badass, Confident, Flexible, Lone Wolf, Modest, Clumsy, Funny, Gracious, Honorable, Leader, Beautiful, Decisive, Educated, Faithful, Heroic, Visionary, Aspiring, Charming, Empathetic, Outspoken, Perseverance, Skillful, Complex, Unapologetic

Additional Character Details

Name: Harriet

Age: 20

Gender: Female

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Decisive, Empathetic, Gracious, Honorable, Engaging, Heroic, Unapologetic, Adventurous, Beautiful, Blunt, Funny, Confident, Faithful, Outspoken, Aspiring, Badass, Charming, Complex

Additional Character Details

Name: Billy

Age: 10

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Greedy, Manipulative, Masculine, Sarcastic, Villainous

Additional Character Details

Name: Betsy

Age: 45

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Empathetic, Faithful, Gracious, Honorable, Beautiful, Charming

Logline

My Life as a Mule' is the story of Molly, a successful mathematician and mule, who awakens to the realization that everything has always happened for her and that she only ever needs to follow her heart.

Short Summary

The story is told in four sections. First is an interview which explains what a mule is and why Molly is being interview. The following three parts—Wet Behind the Ears, Still Slightly Damp, and Almost Dry—are short stories from Molly's life and path to awakening.


Molly realizes that she "simply came here to love." She decides to buy a van and travel. She has a lot of souls to meet and remind that they're loved and perfect as they are.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Characters

Main Character

Name: Molly

Age: 45

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Blunt, Engaging, Adventurous, Badass, Confident, Flexible, Lone Wolf, Modest, Clumsy, Funny, Gracious, Honorable, Leader, Beautiful, Decisive, Educated, Faithful, Heroic, Visionary, Aspiring, Charming, Empathetic, Outspoken, Perseverance, Skillful, Complex, Unapologetic

Character 1

Name: Harriet

Age: 20

Gender: Female

Role: Mentor

Key Traits: Decisive, Empathetic, Gracious, Honorable, Engaging, Heroic, Unapologetic, Adventurous, Beautiful, Blunt, Funny, Confident, Faithful, Outspoken, Aspiring, Badass, Charming, Complex

Character 2

Name: Billy

Age: 10

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Aggressive, Greedy, Manipulative, Masculine, Sarcastic, Villainous

Character 3

Name: Betsy

Age: 45

Gender: Female

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Empathetic, Faithful, Gracious, Honorable, Beautiful, Charming

Supplemental Materials

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