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Patti Liszkay

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A modern-day, working-class damsel in distress finds her Prince Charming in a kind, broken-hearted plumber.


Comedy, Romance,

Short Summary

Sally Miller's day gets off to a bad start when her toilet breaks and ex-husband wants to cut back on his child support so that he can buy a beach property in Puerto Vallarta. She discovers that she and Silvio Jablonski, the plumber who comes to fix her toilet, have something strangely in common.

Sally and Silvio decide that, though life may not be easy for them, it'll be a helluva lot more fun if they're together.


Working-class Northeast Philadelphia

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

Internal Journey/Rebirth

Plot - Other Elements

Twist, Happy Ending, Meaningful Message

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity, Nudity

Main Character Details

Name: Sally Miller

Age: 27

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Blunt, Desperate, Engaging, Funny, Honorable, Outspoken, Romantic, Selfless, Beautiful, Empathetic, Underdog, Sexy, Strong Moral Code

Additional Character Details

Name: Silvio Jablonski

Age: 30

Gender: Male

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Selfless, Sexy, Romantic, Faithful, Honorable, Perseverance, Strong Moral Code, Underdog, Complex, Modest, Engaging, Heartthrob, Heroic, Masculine, Skillful, Empathetic

Additional Character Details

Name: Trysta Jablonski

Age: 30

Gender: Female

Role: Tempter

Key Traits: Funny, Manipulative, Narcissistic, Seductive, Sexy, Villainous, Beautiful

Additional Character Details

Name: Darren

Age: 30

Gender: Male

Role: Antagonist

Key Traits: Naive, Villainous, Blunt, Desperate, Educated, Funny, Insecure

Development Pitch

About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Female leaning

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Black Rose Writing

Year Published: 2017

Hard Copy Available



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