9/14/17 In Class Work

2. Kesha’s music video for her song Praying tells the story of how hopeless she was after being abused and raped by her Producer, Dr. Luke, and ends with her eventually finding hope by forgiving her abuser.

3. Ideas for story:
1. What it was like for my grandmother to give up college, be married and have children so young, and build a million dollar corporation from the ground up.

2. My father’s experiences in prison and how it changed him into the successful man he is today.

3. Something about Native American culture

4. Premise for story:

What it was like for my grandmother to give up college, be married and have children so young, and build a million dollar corporation from the ground up. How she dealt with her disappointment of not going to college, how she knew my grandfather was the one, how they came up with the idea for their business, how it progressed over time, and what the business is all about today.

Characters: Gloria Huff (grandmother), Ralph Huff Sr. (grandfather), Blaine Huff (father), Ralph Huff Jr. (uncle)

Location: Burnham/Detroit/Pittsfield, Maine