Full-Length Screenplays

The Healing Ground

(Based on the Bestselling Novel)

Genre:  Full-Length Feature Drama

Logline:

The Healing Ground tells the story of a young girl whose world is rocked to the core when her once loving and nurturing childhood is destroyed by betrayal, abandonment and infidelity.

Synopsis:

Set in a small town in Louisiana in 1964, where a small house sits on a vast field of sweet lavender.

Rae Lynne Johnston was a daddy’s girl until her father brings home a newborn baby that was conceived from an adulterous relationship, turning her world upside-down. Forced to succumb to the pressure of his indiscretions, Raymond packs his bags and walks out of their lives, leaving her mother, Angela, to raise the family alone.

While Angela struggles to provide for her children during a time of racial tension in the South, she spends years searching for solace and eventually grows distant. The only place she finds peace is at the healing ground where she spends hours on end.

When suddenly Angela becomes deathly ill, Rae Lynne is faced with the responsibility of caring for her sick mother, while raising her younger brother; and those once fond  memories she held of her father, increasingly grow to bitterness.

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Sisterhood Chronicles

Genre:  Full-length Feature Drama

Log Line:

After a shocking newspaper article exposed a childhood secret between friends revealing the misadventures of a best friend’s father, four women must face the bitter truth that their love and sisterhood bond may not be enough to withstand the realities buried over the years that have now come back to the surface.

Synopsis:

Four women take an emotional journey through sisterhood.  Taylor, Terri, Nya and Rocky, have been like sisters since the beginning of time.  Terri is at the highlight of her career as a bestselling author about to release her 6th book, A Memoir: My Early Years.

Things get sticky when a newspaper article releases bits and pieces of what readers should expect to see in her upcoming book. When Taylor, Nya, and Rocky hear about the article and realize that the book is partially based upon incidents that happened between Taylor’s father and Terri in their high school years, Taylor is outraged, while Rocky and Nya are stuck in the middle of a battle between friends that makes them question whether some secrets are better left buried in the past.