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David R. Beshears
Olympia, United States

Award-winning author and screenwriter of dozens of titles in science fiction, fantasy and adventure. David's work has been praised by literary professors and by PhDs in science, by fans and by book reviewers around the world.

His miniseries screenplay adaptation of his popular novel "The Shylmahn Migration" won the Pacific Northwest Screenwriting competition in 2007; many of his other screenplays have placed well in competitions. His novels have received a number of awards. One script is currently in production.

David lives in Washington State with his wife Sylvia. When not writing, he can usually be found on any one of a dozen northwest mountains.



Coverfly All-time Overall Top 25% for
Planet of Stones
Coverfly All-time Overall Top 35% for
The Caravan
Coverfly All-time Overall Top 35% for
Cemetery Shadows
Coverfly All-time Overall Top 25% for
The Black Tower

Scripts By David R.

Room 4A
Six prisoners from very different backgrounds in a large, dark cell, a circle of light in the center of the room. Paul slowly comes to realize that something is very, very wrong. Heavy TZ influence.
Short Sci-Fi For sale 16pp
2 readers love this script
Cemetery Shadows
A tiny cemetery is home to four disparate spirits. Their eternal existence is disrupted when a new arrival appears at the gate and no one is quite sure what tomorrow will bring.
Short Fantasy For sale 18pp
Coverfly All-time Overall Top 35%
1 reader loves this script
The Meadow
A 12yr old boy goes on a hunting trip with his grandpa in 1968. It would turn out to be their first and last hunting trip together, and the week would forever change them both.
Short Biography, Family For sale 5pp
Shipwreck on ShadowWorld
Thirteen year old Jim survives a fiery crash landing in the desolate landscape of ShadowWorld, only to come face to face with bizarre aliens, mystifying cultures, and an unforgiving planet as he searches for rescue.
Feature Adventure, Sci-Fi For sale 91pp
Four elderly friends, withered and gray with age, get together at a lonely community hall after fifty years apart; something they do every fifty years...
Short Fantasy For sale 13pp
Willow City
A soldier returns home to Willow City to search for his missing brother. Willow City, one of eight authoritarian city-states of the Federation. Willow City, a world of shadowy streets and shadowy characters. 2hr pilot.
TV Pilot Sci-Fi For sale 125pp
Broken Sky
A cluster of buildings, isolated on a desolate plain. Overhead, the sky is a shell enclosing the world. Here, strangers strike out into the alien wilderness in search of a way home.
Feature Sci-Fi For sale 101pp
The Christmas Cave
Thirteen year old Jack and his sister Amanda go in search of a mythical cavern their grandmother went looking for fifty years earlier... when her brother Bill was lost, never to be seen again.
Feature Fantasy For sale 101pp
Next Exit
An eight room motel isolated on a lonely desert highway; a disparate group of residents live in this ethereal world, a world threatened by a research facility seeking to retrieve their property: the motel residents.
Feature Sci-Fi For sale 100pp
Ravenhill Court
The year is 1964. Thirteen year old Ben Foster and his friends explore the strange goings-on in their isolated neighborhood, with each discovery bringing them closer to uncovering the incredible secret underlying Ravenhill Court.
Feature Fantasy, Sci-Fi For sale 100pp
The Black Tower
A team travels the eighty floors of a black tower, each floor an alternate world fraught with danger, striving to reach the top floor and the dark force behind the creation of the looming monolith.
TV Pilot Sci-Fi For sale 59pp
Coverfly All-time Overall Top 25%
The Storekeeper
Within the mind of The Writer dwells The Storekeeper, residing in a weathered general store and train station. He welcomes arrivals, guides them on their way to stories waiting for them further up the line.
TV Pilot Fantasy For sale 58pp
The Caravan
In a post-apocalyptic landscape, a band of marauders unexpectedly finds itself on the receiving end when it attacks a nomadic caravan and discovers the intended victims are not at all as they appear.
Feature Horror, Sci-Fi For sale 87pp
Coverfly All-time Overall Top 35%
The Light in the Mist
In the age of the Demon Lord, goblins and fairies, a family must face the arrival of the Darkness to their idyllic valley, home of the Waterfall of the Fairies.
Short Fantasy For sale 18pp
Sisters in Space
Claire and Amelia wake from cryo aboard a small escape shuttle, find themselves adrift eighty years in deep space. This is the story of their journey home. – the complete 7-episode series.
Web Series Pilot Sci-Fi For sale 172pp
Serpent's Keep
Jacob Quigley finds himself in a world that couldn’t possibly exist. Traveling the Gateways, he will befriend the eternal Guardians and stand against an ancient enemy. - 2 part / 4 hour miniseries.
Feature Fantasy, Sci-Fi For sale 230pp
Planet of Stones
Connelly is sent 100,000/yrs into the past to study the tribes of two recently discovered humanoid species. Two years in, his mission is not what he thought it was and the future no longer exists.
Feature Sci-Fi For sale 88pp
Coverfly All-time Overall Top 25%
John Smith is sent downstairs due to a mix-up in the paperwork. While this is sorted out, he is assigned to work at Hades’ local television station, with its strange characters and programs.
Feature Comedy, Fantasy For sale 114pp