Story Bible

Sept. 3, 2020

Work In Progress

I changed Pacie and Irma’s main images to ones that are not copyrighted. I also gave Irma a dog, it’s a pug named Mr. Dibble.
~Connie

Characters

Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

Pacie Rose (main character)

Middle-aged 45-65

Husband died. She lives in Black Water.


Patrick Rose (Pacie’s presumed dead husband)

  • Pacie’s deceased/presumed death husband
  • Drowned in Lake Michigan , thought by a rip current, good swimmer
  • Body not found
  • Detective for the Black Water Police Dept.

Johnathon “Johnny” Armstrong (Pacie’s boyfriend)

  • Middle-aged 45-65 (same age as Pacie)
  • Antique store owner, “Good Old Days Antique Shop” in Black Water.

Irma Foster (quirky sidekick cousin)

Middle-aged 50-70, gray hair

Carlos Hernandez (camerman/photographer)

Age 30s.

Andrew “Andy” Barker (Newspaper Editor)

Age 40s, younger than Pacie.

Amanda “Mandy” Booth (Pacie’s daughter)

Age 30s.

Charlotte “Char” Booth (granddaughter)

Age is around 16. Able to drive.

—SLENDERMAN
Slenderman (villain)

A tall, skinny entity that wears a black suit. He is pale and has no facial features. His arms and legs are long and thin, and sometimes octopus-like tentacles protrude from its torso. And he likes to abduct children.

Raymond “Ray” Chapman (stranger)

Age 16-19

Tall and skinny like Slenderman. Wears long, black jacket which looks like a suit from a distance.

Locations

Black Water

Books: Lucifer’s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

Black Water is based on South Haven, Michigan.

Black Water Daily Telegram

Books: Lucifer’s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter,
Pacie does occasional investigative reports for them.
Black Water’s main newspaper

Black Water General Hospital

Books: Lucifer’s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

Black Water Harbor

Books: Lucifer’s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

Black Water Police Dept

Books: Lucifer’s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

  • Det. Becker
  • Det. Haley Wanat
  • homicide division on the second floor

Black Water Post No. 55

Books: Lucifer’s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

-The Michigan State Police (MSP) responsible for the investigations.
-Sheriffs normally have authority within a county’s boundaries, while state troopers operate throughout the state.

Inky River

Books: Lucifer’s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

Based on the Black River that runs through South Haven.

Sand Hill Café

Books: Lucifer”s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

The Fudge Shop

Books: Lucifer’s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

Harborside Jamboree

Books: Lucifer’s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

HarborFest
June 16-19, 2016: Enjoy the weekend along the riverfront. Craft fair, kids activities, food, and free concerts happening all weekend. Fun for the whole family! Downtown South Haven.
From http://southhaven.com/south-haven-events.shtml

Trout Line Ferry Co.

Books: Lucifer’s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

Enjoy a 2 hour boat ride across 32 miles of Lake Michigan in one of our open air decks or relax in a passenger cabin.

Sandpiper Bluff/Lake Shore Sanatorium

Books: Lucifer’s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

Role in Story:        
-Sanatorium on Lake Michigan for TB and mentally ill patients
-Now Sandpiper Bluff apartment building

Black Water Security

Books: Lucifer’s Island, Pacie Rose Investigative Reporter

Lucifer’s Island / Fish Island

Books: Lucifer’s Island

-Lucifer’s Island used to be called Fish Island,

White traders and trappers began to appear in the early 1800s.  Trapping, fishing, and cutting wood for the passing steamers allowed men to earn a living at this frontier. By the 1840s, two trading posts were flourishing.  Economic power shifted here from Mackinac Island because of Beaver’s good fishing, ample forests, and vastly superior harbor.  In 1850, 100 people lived in a growing community at Whiskey Point,


Potawatomi Indians
 
From http://www.infomi.com/county/vanburen/

Vrolok Manor House

Books: Lucifer’s Island

SEE ONENOTE FOR MORE DETAILS AND IMAGES

C & N Rare Books

Books: Ring, Pacie Rose
EXTERIOR
Ring Chap. 1: He stopped at the curb in front of the old brick building. Flower planters adorned either side of the entrance door and large picture windows displayed an assortment of books behind the glass.

INTERIOR
Counter: brown granite countertop
Office: black leather chair
Book in Office Safe:

Aubree’s Fine Dining

Books: Ring, Pacie Rose
Fancy restaurant, Fine Dining
Orange awning over entrance.