Dayna Burnworth

Dayna Burnworth

Wicked Bonde, BASED Press
Author, Screenwriter, Editor, Producer and Director

Dallas, Texas

Member Since:
July 2014
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About Dayna

Author of the Tuatha series, Lunix and hometown horror Niles. Screenwriter: Blind World, Out of Character, Within These Walls and Seven Wonders. Grad student University of Massachusetts in Creative Writing, professional writing gypsy and lover of travel, the world, and odds and ends from every corner of the globe.

Unique traits: I am a prolific writer, with twenty-six manuscripts. I own a small-press publishing firm, B.A.S.E.D. Press and a brand-new production company called Wicked Blonde Productions.

Loglines

  • Blind World

    Blind World Budget: $0 - $100K | Adventure Drama Sci-fi Thriller When a massive solar flare erupts causing widespread blindness in its wake, a team of scientists in the Antarctic are shielded from the effects of the storm but now must get back to mainland before they're stranded permanently.

  • 122 Maple Avenue

    122 Maple Avenue Drama Family Lillian Stahr's family surrounds her deathbed, swapping stories and vitriol about their provocative matriarch while equally spirited Ellie investigates the truth behind her grandmother's colorful reputation.

  • Niles

    Niles Thriller Horror A newly successful writer is sent back to her seemingly quaint hometown to face the ghosts that haunted her troubled childhood.

  • Lunix

    Lunix Fantasy An ancient werewolf escapes his swamp burial ground, and turns a college student who is in the wrong place at the right time, creating an Alpha rival.

  • Seven Sisters Moon

    Seven Sisters Moon Sci-fi Adventure Fantasy A fateful celestial event acts as the catalyst for an ancient mythological prophecy, allowing gods and demons to walk among humans.

  • Serpentine Souls

    Serpentine Souls Sci-fi Adventure Fantasy Left without  their homes and tribes after being abruptly awakened from their ancestral slumber, gods and goddesses are left as mortals, struggling to rebuild their power and secretive worlds.

  • I Didn't Do It

    I Didn't Do It Mystery Thriller Drama A juvenile convict approaches his twenty-first birthday and his chance for parole while his new attorney reexamines inconsistencies his case.

  • Within These Walls

    Within These Walls Independent A reclusive writer suffering from agoraphobia is forced to face her debilitating fear after an accident.

  • Out Of Character

    Out Of Character Independent Mystery Thriller A former gamer meets her online friends for the first time in person, and is investigated for murder.

  • Seven Wonders

    Seven Wonders Independent Drama A high-profile campaign manager in Washington D.C. has her life turned upside down when she is diagnosed with cancer.

  • If I Die

    If I Die Independent Drama A teenage boy skips school and finds himself locked in a moving truck, where to pass time he reads his mother's old journals, learning that she isn't the woman he thought.

Credits

  • Lunix

    Lunix (2012)
    Print by B.A.S.E.D. Press Author

  • Serpentine Souls

    Serpentine Souls (2011)
    Print by B.A.S.E.D. Press Author

  • Niles

    Niles (2010)
    Print by B.A.S.E.D. Press Author

  • Seven Sisters Moon

    Seven Sisters Moon (2009)
    Print by B.A.S.E.D. Press Author

Awards

  • Eye of the Beholder Award
    (2013)

  • Leibster Award
    (2012)

Education

  • University of Massachusetts Amherst (Amherst, MA)
    (2013-2015)

  • Kent State University (Kent, OH)
    (1994-1998)

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