Writing Showcase

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Gaming    ◊    Film & Television    ◊    Stage    ◊    Print Media


Gaming

Adversity
Game Demo ◊ RPG Maker ◊ Fantasy/Choice-Based
The kingdom of Solia is falling apart. As the personal knight to Princess Gardenia, you must make the choice to help rescue the Solian Prince, put a stop to a gang of bandits, battle an all-powerful dragon, and restore order to the kingdom.

Adversity
Game ◊ Text-Based Twine ◊ Fantasy/Choice-Based
The kingdom of Solia is falling apart. As the personal knight to Princess Gardenia, you must make the choice to help rescue the Solian Prince, put a stop to a gang of bandits, battle an all-powerful dragon, and restore order to the kingdom.

Avalanched
Game ◊ Cut-Scene ◊ Survival/Adventure
Astronomer and loner, Gwyn Yalda, finds herself stranded in the middle of a ferocious snowstorm, cold and afraid, with something else out there… hunting her.

Crystal Guardians
Game ◊ Branching Dialogue ◊ Role-Playing/Fantasy
A ragtag group of young adventurers travel to a guarded tower and must figure out a way inside by any means necessary.

Dragon Age Inquisition: The Little Mage
Game Side Quest ◊ Text-Based Twine ◊ Fantasy/Choice-Based
When Oliver, a noble child from Val Royeaux, discovers that he is a mage, the Inquisitor must determine the child’s fate or leave him to the Chevaliers.

Kidd Thunder: A Journey Through Time
Game ◊ Pitch Document ◊ Role-Playing/Fantasy
A group of young women with elemental powers embarks on a life-changing journey through time against monsters, magic, and a malicious group of rival girls to bring about the end of a revolution and save the lives of their families.

Kidd Thunder: A Journey Through Time
Game ◊ Triggered Dialogue ◊ Role-Playing/Fantasy
A group of young women with elemental powers embarks on a life-changing journey through time against monsters, magic, and a malicious group of rival girls to bring about the end of a revolution and save the lives of their families.

The Rainbow Brigade
Game ◊ Game Treatment ◊ Role-Playing/Fantasy
When dangerous monsters start to drain the world of its color and infect the planet with a deadly virus, Hunter, a healer who lost his home to the monsters, must join the Rainbow Brigade, a secret society of color-coordinated, masked vigilantes, and find a cure for his poisoned sister before succumbing to the disease himself.

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Film & Television

Coloring Disney Magic
Television ◊ Commercial Script ◊ Walt Disney World
A 30-second television commercial advertising Walt Disney World for parents.

The Intern of Oz
Transmedia Story ◊ Family/Drama
New intern, Dorotheo Gale stumbles across a dark controversy at his workplace, Emerald City Corp, in this modern-twist on Frank L. Baum’s The Wizard of Oz. Follow Dorotheo’s story through his vlog posts, social media, and even the OZCorp company website!
* This project was added to TMW Hall of Fame on April 26, 2015

Lip Gloss and Joysticks
Film Script ◊ Short ◊ Coming of Age/Young Adult
In the sexist world of gaming, Sulei, an introverted female gamer must rise against the big-shot hottie Tucker, the stereotypes of gamer girls, and her own self-doubt to prove her skills with the joystick and skirt above her male competitors in a local gaming tournament.

The Name of the Game
Television Spec Script ◊ Modern Family ◊ First Act
Claire finds herself neglecting her responsibilities and hiding in the closet to reach the high score in an addictive mobile video game. Meanwhile, Mitch and Cam go to war over teaching Lily about the friendly, good-hearted fun of board games.

On My Own
Film Script ◊ Short ◊ Coming Of Age/Comedy
Mariana, a heartbroken young woman finds herself out of Nutella during a night of self-pity. When she runs into her ex-boyfriend at the grocery store, she must pretend to be happy to convince him she’s over their breakup.

Princely
Animation ◊ Story Bible ◊ Family/Musical
In a loveless world, naïve and feminine Prince Sebastien embarks on a musical adventure in hopes of fulfilling the fairy tale prophecy to bring love back into everyone’s hearts. As romance blossoms between him and one of his travel companions, Oliver, the two of them must learn to understand the foreign emotion themselves and lift the curse from the world.

Reflect
Film Script ◊ Short ◊ Children’s/Horror
Lemmy, a young boy with a mysterious illness is plagued with visions of his reflection self breaking through the looking glass and taking over his life.

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Stage

Power Troopers
Stage ◊ 15-Minute Script ◊ Parody
Lita Lepulsa has escaped and is out to capture a geographically ambiguous city/town! Now, it’s up to five unlikely teenagers to power up to the evil witch and her head minion without so much as a minute of training. Can teenagers really save the world? Probably not.
* Selected for the 2012 Quad City Playwright Festival at Augustana College

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Print Media

The Provider: Aqua Frisbees and Habit-Forming Beverages 
Comic Script ◊ Fantasy/Romance
Ebisu, a native islander of a floating island of primitive people, is introduced into the joys and dangers of coffee by Fisher, a doctor of modern medicine trapped on Ebisu’s island.

The Ring of Good Deeds
Picture Book ◊ Children’s/Fairy Tale
Learning to be a good person can be tricky. When a young prince is given a magical ring that pricks his finger whenever he is naughty, he learns the importance of having a good heart.

Final Fantasy VII: Remake Breaking the Limit for Episodic Games?
Copywriting ◊ Freelance Article ◊ Editorial/Opinion
After the initial announcement of Final Fantasy VII: Remake, I share my opinion, outlook, and anticipation regarding the episodic nature of the title.

It’s #NeverWeird to Read Felicia Day’s Memoir
Copywriting ◊ Freelance Article ◊ Book Review
Providing a biased opinion on Felicia Day’s memoir, You’re Never Weird On The Internet (almost).

Why Life Is Strange Made Me Cry
Copywriting ◊ Freelance Article ◊ Editorial/Opinion
With a focus on the relationship between Life is Strange characters, Max and Chloe, I examine the LGBTQ+ storylines, heteronormative downfalls, and the overall theme to the game itself.

Why The World Needs A Male Pink Power Ranger
Copywriting ◊ Freelance Article ◊ Editorial/Opinion
A compilation of important reasons why the world needs a male Pink Power Ranger.