Saturday, January 27, 2024

Sarahlyn Bruck's "Light of the Fire," the movie

Featured at My Book, The Movie: Light of the Fire: A Novel by Sarahlyn Bruck.

The entry begins:
If they make Light of the Fire into a film, here’s who I’d like to play the lead roles of Beth, Ally, and Jordan.

Beth is a professional soccer player—a goal keeper. I envision her as tall and lanky, with far reaching arms, and long, light brown hair that’s almost always pulled into a ponytail. Originally, I envisioned actual soccer players for the two leads as I wrote the first draft. But the actress who could capture her athleticism, competitiveness, and independence would be someone like Mackenzie Davis. She’s tall, the right age, and she has something about her that could inhabit the character of Beth.

Ally used to play soccer, too. She’s smaller than Beth and has a classic...[read on]
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My Book, The Movie: Light of the Fire.

--Marshal Zeringue