Father, you have been so kind to me. Patient, loving, caring, faithful, and most importantly… forgiven. Some people don’t believe in you but I do. I don’t need a face to prove it, I don’t need a pastor, my family, no one to prove to me that you are real…


She had no other choice but to forgive him because she loved him.

He always showed up late in her life, each time was a pleasant surprise but now she was someone’s wife.

She made sure over the years to keep him at a safe distance because she once gave…


She does things without understanding…because lack of knowledge is better than a lonely heart

Seeking validation in everything that she encounters

Black a mild butts and unfinished beers on her kitchen counter. Her husband asking her to quit but it’s the only thing that keeps her sane. …


Chapter 1

4:08am

Seattle, Washington

SPD Department

“911, what is your emergency?

Heavy breathing dense through the phone line. Carol, a 42-year-old dispatcher could almost smell the fear of the victim before they could speak. She sensed something was terribly wrong.

“911, what is your emergency?

Carol asked again, shifting…


I haven’t been to sleep because I keep thinking about you. I hate that I don’t know what your thinking. I want to say sorry, sorry for everything. For entertaining meanless drama. For making the same mistakes over and over again.

I need you. Desperately. This world means nothing to…


You failed me. You’ve also failed yourself. You wake up every morning, you go to work, on Sunday’s you go to church, and you lie to yourself every step of the way.

I do not hate you. Neither do I despise you. …


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