Tim Marks
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"Raises questions about politics, morality, and whether humanity can persevere in the face of brutality and war."


"I do it because my mother said I should. I believe you should obey your elders."

 

locating the plant | pearldivers | eve's barette | the judas ballot | the cleric | the naz

the english crew | the tradition

Excerpts

Plays

  • from Locating the Plant - Kieran realizes that the "easy lay" he's been getting might be a bit more complicated than he thought.
  • from Pearldivers - Brucie drops by with important news, but the Prof's untimely suicide raises bigger issues for the squatters.
  • from Eve's Barette - Eve finds out the truth about how she has been betrayed.
  • from The Judas Ballot - Susan describes her wedding, to a mix of sympathy and anger.
  • from The Cleric - Father Sean meets his latest captors: the American government.
  • from The Naz - Robert Gomez tries to justify spying on his old schoolmates.

Screenplays

  • from The English Crew - Pickford confronts Alice about an escaped prisoner, but Alice proves more than he can handle.
  • from The Tradition - A routine questioning turns into something much more dangerous.

Excerpts may contain strong language or violence. All excerpts ©1993-2004 Tim Marks.