I am an American published Author searching for a screenwriter for my story. I am also an English Trainer, wife, mother, and I enjoy reading, nature, and all aspects of foreign cultures, including exotic cuisines, cultural history, and language. I have been living in Paris, France since 2016. I've traveled the globe throughout Europe, Asia, and the Middle East, including Germany, France, the Netherlands, Hong Kong, and Saudi Arabia. I've studied writing at DeAnza College and Stanford and am a member of the California Writers Club South Bay Branch. I grew up in the Boston area. Before Paris, my husband and I lived in Palo Alto, California for 10 years raising our three sons.
"The Syrian Jewelry Box: A Daughter's Journey for Truth" takes you on a heroine's journey from betrayal and loss to forgiveness and love. A fifteen-year-old American lives with her family in the Middle East in 1975. While there, she discovers a shocking family secret. On the heels of her discovery, she and her family pursue her father’s dream; to drive from Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Paris, France.
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Unique traits: grew up seven years in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
The Syrian Jewelry Box Budget: $0 - $100K | Independent A mother’s clandestine past from post-WWII Germany converts into a shocking family secret. At fifteen, her daughter grapples with betrayal and forgiveness. On the heels of this discovery, she and her family pursue her father’s dream: an exotic drive through the Middle East and Europe in the 1970’s where they encounter Bedouins and other adventures as they drive together from Saudi Arabia to Paris.