When a woman loses everything she loves, moving forward doesn’t just happen, it’s a choice.
In a society that rewards ambition and ladder climbing, Emily is homeless. Her ambition is dead.
Dan’s daughter is missing. Emily ran away a year ago after he stumbled into the living room drunk for the last time. Now sober, he spends his days trying to turn that wrong around. Dan can’t stop.
David is losing his home, and his shoe store is barely hanging on, while the market is crashing. His own life is a mess but the woman he picks up on the side of the road is a great distraction. Emily is beautiful, captivating, and worse off than himself. He takes her to dinner and then on a camping trip. He can’t get enough until he realizes her secrets may be more than he can take.
A women’s fiction about how one lives in a world that continues to turn, without the ambition to go on.
This is Emily’s story. Moving forward is optional.
What people are saying:
“This book hits you in the feels and legit was in tears while reading this book.” -Tamara; Goodreads
“I absolutely love, love, loved this book.” – Amanda; Goodreads
“Wow! This was such an amazing read! Totally unexpected twists and turns leading to something truly beautiful! Highly recommend this book!” -Tarin; Goodreads
“This is definitely one of my favorite reads of the year! It has so many thought provoking moments…it has heartaches…it has humanity…it has everything you want in a good read.” -Jen O.; Amazon
“It was a great read and became very hard to put down as the story moved forward.” -Amazon customer