Attractive, intelligent, and fluent in several languages, Jacqueline Shaw has reached every goal she’s set her mind to—except having a successful, loving relationship. Jackie has been knocked down by love repeatedly, and at one time literally. After finding herself falling for a man whose only contribution to her life amounted to perfectly-timed orgasms, and a fragmented vision of ‘Happily Ever After’, she realizes it’s time to get off the relationship merry-go-round. And figure out why she was riding so long in the first place.
Dedicated firefighter, Chase Andrews III, is haunted by nightmares so real that he awakens with the acrid smell of burning flesh still in his nose. He is convinced that the horrific dreams are a small price to pay for his past sins. 18 years on the job and countless lives saved, the community has heralded him a hero. Yet deep down inside he knows better, and he questions whether he’ll ever resemble the picture that others have painted of him. But it’s the devastating loss of one little boy that makes him question his aptitude as a lieutenant, his ability to carry his family’s legacy, and at times…his own sanity.
After a drama-filled encounter two years before, Chase and Jackie cross paths again in a most unusual circumstance. Both driven by ambition and desire, the possibilities of what could be will draw them together. But uncovered secrets, unwanted drama, and unresolved issues threaten their chance at love, and might just leave them BROK∑N.
For anyone who has ever felt... Seasons of My Soul~ A Poetry Girl's Prerogative will draw you in and make you feel again. More than just a collection of random poems, these words represent real life situations described in poetic, short story form. Thought provoking and engaging,
the tales are honest and direct, no topic too taboo. "Mad as hell that he raped her of her innocence at only 12 years old, trading it for 25 years of drug addiction, low self-esteem and depression, one step forward, two
steps back regression..."
Get ready for an emotional rollercoaster as Seasons of My Soul inspires
self-reflection, acknowledging every emotion from lust, love, maternal
(and even paternal) instincts, to anger, heartbreak and pride. From the
first word to the last, the author takes you on a journey within, each poem resonating somewhere inside as if you have lived it all yourself. Don't be surprised when you realize that at some point within these pages, you have done just that.