Jesus In the Air by Peggie Lynn | Script Revolution

Jesus In the Air

A single mother living in the Bible belt awakens to the possibility that collectively we are God.



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Jesus In the Air is the story of Mary, a single mother who befriends a young boy and comes to believe he is the soul from her long ago abortion.

Ethan, a young Jewish boy with an abusive father, is isolated by both autism and religion. His religion isolates him because his family has moved to the South where the other children are Evangelical. Facing ostracism from the other children, including Mary's daughter, Ethan responds to Mary's intuitive understanding of him and they form a friendship. Conflict arises for Ethan because of his environment and his unfortunate family situation.

This is a fictional story inspired by real events.

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Currently Jesus In the Air is under consideration at the Cinema New York screenwriting festival.

Submitted: March 5, 2020
Last Updated: June 11, 2020

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The Writer: Peggie Lynn

Peggie Lynn, originally from Eastern Kentucky, pursued undergraduate studies in physics and art at Translyvania University in Lexington, Kentucky followed by graduate study in physics at the University of Kentucky. Following her academic career, she was employed as a semiconducting crystal analyst in the private sector. Ms. Mann currently resides in Louisville, KY. "I began exploring screenwriting as a medium of choice a little over a decade ago. I studied film as an undergraduate and felt it was the most natural medium for the stories I wanted to write, and to say the things I want to say. I was a regular at the Nashville Screenwriter's Conference where I met many screenwriters, which I... Go to bio
Law Firm: Mann Attorney at Law
Lawyer: J W Mann

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