the death of her grandfather, six-year-old Kelly Rodgers barely manages to cope
with the profound loss. Already facing issues at school, she finds herself
spiraling deeper into despair, when a fateful interaction through the fence in
her backyard gives her hope. In the years following, Kelly realizes that life’s
tragedies can be dealt with through acceptance; until another series of
agonizing events leaves her heart in pieces.
Finding herself thrown into new surroundings, Kelly embraces her life and
resolves to never fall in love. That decision is easy to keep until her junior
year when she is drawn by an unavoidable attraction to the new guy, tormented
James Delaney. The moment he looks up at her and smiles, her body betrays her.
And he notices. She is determined to avoid him, but soon Kelly is forced to
face the inevitable truth: She doesn’t want to avoid James... and he won’t let
Even though tragedy always follows love.
Due to critical subject matter recommended for Ages 17+
I am a hopeless romantic (I think this is the most important thing
to know about me). In addition, I live in Greenwell Springs, Louisiana with my
husband and high school sweetheart. Together we have a son and daughter.
Throughout my life writing and photography have been my main creative outlets.