Everyone knows what a logline is, right?
“A script or screenplay Logline states the story in one active sentence, focusing on the concept, main story engine, unique Protagonist and main conflict. Ideally in 25 words or less…”
I informed my family that a production company was interested in my logline for my Lilyhammer TV spec.
But maybe not everyone knows what a logline is — including the Yaz family — (FYI – Oli is a giant golden lab and Suri is bull dog):
Steam floats, surrounds with dawn,
Clear blue frames greens
sharp tipped, round, sap – drip, drip,
greens lime & iridescent,
greens deep, dark, black…
Shadows sharp as a briar’s sting
no smudge of summer
too soon here…
Laughter of friends, family
Cocoon of love, harmony
Thank you, Life
Quiet Lost is a story of betrayal, murder, love and lost love. It will require several chapters to tell Neil’s story.
Friday night, September 11
“Gin!” Neil laid down his runs and sets.
Cassie threw her cards on the sofa table between them, “That’s not fair! You always win, Daddy.”
“Not true. You won a game last week. Besides, what does fair have to do with anything?” His eyes twinkled as he suppressed a mischievous grin. He wanted to reach out and muss her hair, but restrained himself – that would lead to an all-out war. Continue reading