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* PostRapeTaunt: While Jackie screams in fear, his body becomes aroused. Violet uses his arousal against him and taunts, "See, I knew you would like it."



* SelfHarm: Jackie cuts in order to find some semblance of control in his chaotic life, as does his friend Morgan. Jackie is the only one to attempt suicide by cutting, however.

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* SelfHarm: Jackie cuts in order to find some semblance of control in his chaotic life, as does his friend Morgan. Jackie is the only one to attempt suicide by cutting, however.take cutting as far as using it as a method to commit suicide.


* BookEnds: The first sentence of the first scene and the last sentence of the last scene end with the word "here."

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* BookEnds: The first last sentence of the first scene and the last sentence of the last scene end with the word "here."



* EveryScarHasAStory: Jackie and Morgan both cut themselves. Rain refers to Jackie's scars as "having earned his scars in the battle against his mind."

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* EveryScarHasAStory: Jackie and Morgan both cut themselves. Rain refers to Jackie's scars as "having earned his scars in the his battle against his mind.""
* ExtremeLibido: Jackie tells Ingrid through a phone call that he's hypersexual, caused by his sexual trauma.


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* TheTwink: Kent Willis describes himself as having twink-ish features, being a gangly beanpole of a guy.


* FlashbackNightmare: Jackie has one in the middle of what was supposed to be an evening of sex with his lovers, and his panic is made all the worse as he is [[spoiler:tied up]] when it happens.

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* FlashbackNightmare: Jackie has one in the middle of what was supposed to be an evening of sex with his lovers, and his panic is made all the worse as he is [[spoiler:tied up]] tied up when it happens.



* IHaveNoSon: Kent Willis' parents once he comes out to them.



* InterruptedIntimacy: Jackie and Kent Willis get caught fooling around by the nurse when Jackie is in the hospital.



* TransparentCloset: Jackie and Kent Willis.

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* TransparentCloset: Jackie and Kent Willis. Their coming out came as a surprise to no one, [[spoiler:aside from Kent Willis' parents.]]



* WebSerialNovel: Web serial play, actually, being published serially on Wattpad! It is a fringe theater play to be told through the monologues of the characters. If and when there is dialogue depicted, it is to be spoken by the single actor.

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* WebSerialNovel: Web serial play, actually, being published serially on Wattpad! It is a fringe theater play to be told through the monologues of the characters. If and when there is dialogue depicted, it is to be spoken by the single actor.


Jackie Boy is a play told through monologues published on Wattpad. It is a piece of experimental theater, set to be produced in late 2019


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Jackie Boy is a play told through monologues published on Wattpad. It is a piece of experimental theater, set to be produced in late 2019

2019.



Jackie Boy is a play told through monologues being published on Wattpad. It is a piece of experimental theater, set to be produced in late 2019


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Jackie Boy is a play told through monologues being published on Wattpad. It is a piece of experimental theater, set to be produced in late 2019



* HighFunctioningAutism: Morgan has autism, and they like when people know. They aren't treated any differently than any of their classmates and very much enjoys group activities and being with their many friends.

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* HighFunctioningAutism: HollywoodAutism: Averted with Morgan. Morgan has autism, and they like when people know. They aren't treated any differently than any of their classmates and very much enjoys group activities and being with their many friends.


* GoodbyeCruelWorld: Jackie sends Kent Willis a suicide note via text, and then in the climax [[spoiler: discovers Morgan's]]

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* FriendlessBackground: Heavily implied with Morgan, possibly due to not knowing social conventions until they were much older.
* GoodbyeCruelWorld: Jackie sends Kent Willis a suicide note via text, and then in the climax [[spoiler: discovers Morgan's]]Morgan's.]]


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* HighFunctioningAutism: Morgan has autism, and they like when people know. They aren't treated any differently than any of their classmates and very much enjoys group activities and being with their many friends.

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* GoodbyeCruelWorld: Jackie sends Kent Willis a suicide note via text, and then in the climax [[spoiler: discovers Morgan's]]


Jackie Boy is an ongoing story told through monologues being published on Wattpad. It is a piece of experimental theater, set to be performed upon completion.

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Jackie Boy is an ongoing story a play told through monologues being published on Wattpad. It is a piece of experimental theater, set to be performed upon completion.
produced in late 2019




* BungledSuicide: Kent Willis finds Jackie bleeding out in his bathroom, saving him from his suicide attempt.

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* BookEnds: The first sentence of the first scene and the last sentence of the last scene end with the word "here."
* BungledSuicide: Kent Willis finds Jackie bleeding out in his bathroom, saving him from his suicide attempt. Later, Jackie [[spoiler:saves Morgan from theirs.]]



* FlashbackNightmare: Jackie has one in the middle of what was supposed to be an evening of sex with his lovers, and his panic is made all the worse as he is [[spoiler:tied up]] when it happens.



* InMediasRes: Jackie opens the story near the end of the play, and the majority of the play takes place before Jackie gets his tattoo.

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* HowWeGotHere: Jackie and co. build up to their fateful trip to the tattoo parlor.
* InMediasRes: Jackie opens the story near the end of the of the play, and the majority of the play takes place before Jackie gets his tattoo.



* TransTribulations: Surprisingly averted with Morgan. Even with all of their problems, gender identity doesn't appear to be one of them.



* WeightWoe: It is later revealed that Morgan is suffering from an eating disorder.
* TheWoobie: Some readers may consider Jackie this.

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* WeightWoe: It is later revealed that Morgan is suffering from an eating disorder. \n* TheWoobie: Some readers may consider Jackie this.


* AffectionateNickname: Rain calls her girlfriend Miranda "Mandy-Mirandy"

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* AffectionateNickname: Rain calls her girlfriend Miranda "Mandy-Mirandy""Mandy-Mirandy," and Miranda calls her "Rainbow."



* CastFullOfGay: Everyone in Jackie's polyamorous group. WordOfGod says that Morgan is non-binary and to be played by a non-binary actor.

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* CastFullOfGay: Everyone in Jackie's polyamorous group. WordOfGod says that Morgan is non-binary and uses they/them pronouns. Morgan is to be played by a non-binary actor.


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* InMediasRes: Jackie opens the story near the end of the play, and the majority of the play takes place before Jackie gets his tattoo.


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* WeightWoe: It is later revealed that Morgan is suffering from an eating disorder.

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* RapeAsBackstory: Jackie's assault happens before the beginning of the play, and drastically affects his life throughout. His well-being gets worse once his abuser is released from prison.





AffectionateNickname: Rain calls her girlfriend Miranda "Mandy-Mirandy"

BigBad: Violet, Jackie's abusive ex.

BiTheWay: Kent Willis, Jackie, as well as Rain and Miranda.

BungledSuicide: Kent Willis finds Jackie bleeding out in his bathroom, saving him from his suicide attempt.

CastFullOfGay: Everyone in Jackie's polyamorous group. WordOfGod says that Morgan is non-binary and to be played by a non-binary actor.

CharacterTitle: The play is called Jackie Boy, and revolves around his life.

ChildhoodFriendRomance: Between Jackie and Kent Willis.

ClosetKey: Kent Willis to Jackie.

ComingOutStory: For Kent Willis and Jackie, as well as Rain and Miranda, to a lesser degree.

DontYouDarePityMe: Ingrid and Jackie do NOT appreciate being pitied for their respective traumas.

DoubleStandardAbuseFemaleOnMale: Jackie's ex girlfriend beats him to the point of unconsciousness and is caught doing so, causing Jackie to press charges.

DoubleStandardRapeFemaleOnMale: Jackie's ex girlfriend rapes him repeatedly throughout their relationship, using threats of violence if he does not comply. She also takes advantage of him in his sleep.

EveryoneCanSeeIt: Everyone in Jackie's Performing Arts program noticed the sexual tension between Jackie and Kent Willis.

EveryScarHasAStory: Jackie and Morgan both cut themselves. Rain refers to Jackie's scars as "having earned his scars in the battle against his mind."

FalselyReformedVillain: Violet, Jackie's ex, out on good behavior.

FirstKiss: Kent Willis and Jackie share their first same-sex kiss with each other when Jackie is recovering in the hospital.

GoodGirlsAvoidAbortion: Subverted with Ingrid, not wanting to carry a baby conceived by rape.

{{Polyamory}}: Love blossoms not just for Jackie and Kent Willis, but for Jackie and Rain, Kent Willis and Miranda, and Rain and Miranda as well.

SelfHarm: Jackie cuts in order to find some semblance of control in his chaotic life, as does his friend Morgan. Jackie is the only one to attempt suicide by cutting, however.

SickeninglySweethearts: All four of Jackie and his friends dating each other, but especially Rain.

SwitchingPOV: In a rotating cast, each character gets at least one chapter to narrate.

TheirFirstTime: Jackie has his first ever consensual sex with his best-friend-to-boyfriend, Kent Willis.

TransparentCloset: Jackie and Kent Willis.

TroubledButCute: Jackie, continues to be well liked by his peers and has several lovers, even when he is known for his past experiences rather than his personality.

WebSerialNovel: Web serial play, actually, being published serially on Wattpad! It is a fringe theater play to be told through the monologues of the characters. If and when there is dialogue depicted, it is to be spoken by the single actor.

TheWoobie: Some readers may consider Jackie this.

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* AffectionateNickname: Rain calls her girlfriend Miranda "Mandy-Mirandy"

"Mandy-Mirandy"
*
BigBad: Violet, Jackie's abusive ex.

ex.
*
BiTheWay: Kent Willis, Jackie, as well as Rain and Miranda.

Miranda.
*
BungledSuicide: Kent Willis finds Jackie bleeding out in his bathroom, saving him from his suicide attempt.

attempt.
*
CastFullOfGay: Everyone in Jackie's polyamorous group. WordOfGod says that Morgan is non-binary and to be played by a non-binary actor.

actor.
*
CharacterTitle: The play is called Jackie Boy, and revolves around his life.

life.
*
ChildhoodFriendRomance: Between Jackie and Kent Willis.

Willis.
*
ClosetKey: Kent Willis to Jackie.

Jackie.
*
ComingOutStory: For Kent Willis and Jackie, as well as Rain and Miranda, to a lesser degree.

degree.
*
DontYouDarePityMe: Ingrid and Jackie do NOT appreciate being pitied for their respective traumas.

traumas.
*
DoubleStandardAbuseFemaleOnMale: Jackie's ex girlfriend beats him to the point of unconsciousness and is caught doing so, causing Jackie to press charges.

charges.
*
DoubleStandardRapeFemaleOnMale: Jackie's ex girlfriend rapes him repeatedly throughout their relationship, using threats of violence if he does not comply. She also takes advantage of him in his sleep.

sleep.
*
EveryoneCanSeeIt: Everyone in Jackie's Performing Arts program noticed the sexual tension between Jackie and Kent Willis.

Willis.
*
EveryScarHasAStory: Jackie and Morgan both cut themselves. Rain refers to Jackie's scars as "having earned his scars in the battle against his mind."

"
*
FalselyReformedVillain: Violet, Jackie's ex, out on good behavior.

behavior.
*
FirstKiss: Kent Willis and Jackie share their first same-sex kiss with each other when Jackie is recovering in the hospital.

hospital.
*
GoodGirlsAvoidAbortion: Subverted with Ingrid, not wanting to carry a baby conceived by rape.

rape.
*
{{Polyamory}}: Love blossoms not just for Jackie and Kent Willis, but for Jackie and Rain, Kent Willis and Miranda, and Rain and Miranda as well.

well.
*
SelfHarm: Jackie cuts in order to find some semblance of control in his chaotic life, as does his friend Morgan. Jackie is the only one to attempt suicide by cutting, however.

however.
*
SickeninglySweethearts: All four of Jackie and his friends dating each other, but especially Rain.

Rain.
*
SwitchingPOV: In a rotating cast, each character gets at least one chapter to narrate.

narrate.
*
TheirFirstTime: Jackie has his first ever consensual sex with his best-friend-to-boyfriend, Kent Willis.

Willis.
*
TransparentCloset: Jackie and Kent Willis.

Willis.
*
TroubledButCute: Jackie, continues to be well liked by his peers and has several lovers, even when he is known for his past experiences rather than his personality.

personality.
*
WebSerialNovel: Web serial play, actually, being published serially on Wattpad! It is a fringe theater play to be told through the monologues of the characters. If and when there is dialogue depicted, it is to be spoken by the single actor.

actor.
*
TheWoobie: Some readers may consider Jackie this.

Added DiffLines:

Jackie Boy is an ongoing story told through monologues being published on Wattpad. It is a piece of experimental theater, set to be performed upon completion.


Jean Paul "Jackie" Mahoney is doing fine in college, doing great, even! That is, until his ex-girlfriend returns from prison.

Now Jackie is a mess, suffering from panic attacks, paranoia, and resorts to self harm in order to find some way of control. When Jackie takes his cutting too far, his fate falls into the hands of his best friend, and future lover, Kent Willis.

Love blossoms for the two, which is great, wonderful, even! The only thing is, up until this very moment, they had both thought they were straight.


Jackie Boy is a story of polyamory among other forms of how we all love, as well as growing stronger than one's past.

Read Jackie Boy here: https://www.wattpad.com/story/186685489-jackie-boy

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!! Jackie Boy Provides Examples Of:

AffectionateNickname: Rain calls her girlfriend Miranda "Mandy-Mirandy"

BigBad: Violet, Jackie's abusive ex.

BiTheWay: Kent Willis, Jackie, as well as Rain and Miranda.

BungledSuicide: Kent Willis finds Jackie bleeding out in his bathroom, saving him from his suicide attempt.

CastFullOfGay: Everyone in Jackie's polyamorous group. WordOfGod says that Morgan is non-binary and to be played by a non-binary actor.

CharacterTitle: The play is called Jackie Boy, and revolves around his life.

ChildhoodFriendRomance: Between Jackie and Kent Willis.

ClosetKey: Kent Willis to Jackie.

ComingOutStory: For Kent Willis and Jackie, as well as Rain and Miranda, to a lesser degree.

DontYouDarePityMe: Ingrid and Jackie do NOT appreciate being pitied for their respective traumas.

DoubleStandardAbuseFemaleOnMale: Jackie's ex girlfriend beats him to the point of unconsciousness and is caught doing so, causing Jackie to press charges.

DoubleStandardRapeFemaleOnMale: Jackie's ex girlfriend rapes him repeatedly throughout their relationship, using threats of violence if he does not comply. She also takes advantage of him in his sleep.

EveryoneCanSeeIt: Everyone in Jackie's Performing Arts program noticed the sexual tension between Jackie and Kent Willis.

EveryScarHasAStory: Jackie and Morgan both cut themselves. Rain refers to Jackie's scars as "having earned his scars in the battle against his mind."

FalselyReformedVillain: Violet, Jackie's ex, out on good behavior.

FirstKiss: Kent Willis and Jackie share their first same-sex kiss with each other when Jackie is recovering in the hospital.

GoodGirlsAvoidAbortion: Subverted with Ingrid, not wanting to carry a baby conceived by rape.

{{Polyamory}}: Love blossoms not just for Jackie and Kent Willis, but for Jackie and Rain, Kent Willis and Miranda, and Rain and Miranda as well.

SelfHarm: Jackie cuts in order to find some semblance of control in his chaotic life, as does his friend Morgan. Jackie is the only one to attempt suicide by cutting, however.

SickeninglySweethearts: All four of Jackie and his friends dating each other, but especially Rain.

SwitchingPOV: In a rotating cast, each character gets at least one chapter to narrate.

TheirFirstTime: Jackie has his first ever consensual sex with his best-friend-to-boyfriend, Kent Willis.

TransparentCloset: Jackie and Kent Willis.

TroubledButCute: Jackie, continues to be well liked by his peers and has several lovers, even when he is known for his past experiences rather than his personality.

WebSerialNovel: Web serial play, actually, being published serially on Wattpad! It is a fringe theater play to be told through the monologues of the characters. If and when there is dialogue depicted, it is to be spoken by the single actor.

TheWoobie: Some readers may consider Jackie this.

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