Spermatozoa, The Found Journals of Noah Godbold, Book One

Pleasant DeSpain storyguy43@gmail.com 5337102745754



Pleasant L. DeSpain, writing as Nathaniel Q West

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A dystopian trilogy set 70 years in the future. Earth's population is down to 500 million & dying. North American survivers are ruled by One God, One Church, & One Government. Noah's found journals tell the story of how he & other 17 year-olds are required to produce viable sperm.



Short Summary

Found to have viable sperm, Noah Godbold, age 17, is taken to a camp in the Adirondacks where he & others must meet sperm quotas. Once Church wants him for his emerging intuitive gifts & battles Once Government for his return.


Upstate New York

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

Quest,Rebellion Against 'The One'

Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age,Philosophical Questions

Mature Audience Themes

Nudity,Sexual Abuse

Main Character Details

Name: Noah Godbold

Age: 17-19

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous,Aspiring,Complex,Confident,Decisive,Empathetic,Faithful,Heroic,Masculine,Sexy,Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Several other boys in the camp play vital roles

Age: 17-22

Gender: Male

Role: Sidekick

Key Traits: Adventurous,Aggressive,Empathetic,Flexible,Heroic,Masculine,Sexy

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About The Author

Pleasant DeSpain is a world traveler and author of 19 multicultural story collections, picture books, and his autobiographical work, "Vagabond Tales, In Search of Light & Life. He's performed thousands of programs in schools, festivals, and theatres in his long and distinguished career. Pleasant lives on a mountain in upstate NY.

Target Audiences

Age: 18-34,35-54,55+

Target Gender: Universal,Male Leaning,LGBT Leaning

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Publishing Details

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Hard Copy Available



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