Terry struggles to balance her life in St. Louis as a divorced single mother with two jobs, church, and school. Blessed with loving, supportive family members, she tries to stand on her own two feet and maintain her independence. Her life becomes more complicated when forgotten events from her childhood resurface, and a facet of her being that has lain dormant for almost twenty-two years awakens to disrupt her life. The stability that she has worked so hard to maintain for her sons and herself is rocked, and her moral convictions are sorely tested as Terry comes to terms with her disturbing unnatural abilities. Haunted by memories of lost love, Terry perseveres through hardships, betrayal, self-sacrifice, and extreme danger as she fights to gain well-deserved peace, comfort, and security for herself and her children.