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A Dark Quiet Place

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short story A Dark Quiet Place by Jamie Sutliff
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Based on true events - troubled teen kills 6
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1. TED suffers from odynacusous, a damaged tympanic membrane caused by a severe infection as an infant normal noises are painful, bright lights cause headaches TED has to wear earplugs and thick glasses. TED'S mother EDNA is a prostitute and alcoholic who abuses TED when she drinks.
2. TED has to work part time after school - he is 16 big for his age and everyone picks on him. TED comes home after work on his birthday to find his mother with a client - when she turns tricks TED has to hide in the kitchen and be very quiet. TED has been without medication for over a week - he hears voices, his head hurts and the anger and resentment builds to a climax.
3. TED loses control walks in on his mother and client and stabs them to death - he then takes a gun and walks to the deli where he works - TED is intent on revenge and gets it.

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1st place winner Global Independent Film Awards - 2nd place Macro project festival

Submitted: August 5, 2018
Last Updated: August 5, 2018
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Last Downloaded: July 8, 2019

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The Writer: jamie sutliff

8 novels, 7 audio books produced by Blackstone Audio Publishing, 15 completed screenplays with 12 winners in 4 genres include the London Film Awards Best Story 017, Utah film Awards Best Feature 016, World Series Screenwriting Finalist, London Cinematic Film Awards Finalist, IndiefestUSA 1st place. North American Film Awards 2nd Place, Global International Film Awards 1st Place, International Independent Film Awards 2nd Place, Filmquest 2 finalists, Austin Revolution semi-finalist and others. Go to bio

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