Lauren is almost 20 when she is forced to live with her mother in Amsterdam. No biggie, the only problem is that she hasn't seen her mother in 15 years. And when she does, her whole world is turned upside down....
Gracie Lane is tired. Tired of the abuse, anger, and hiding. She just wants it all to stop. There's so many ways to end what she's going through. Something terribly wrong happens when she tries though. She has no idea what she is going to do. She might forever live trapped inside her thoughts. Having no contact with the outside world. This never was supposed to happen.
At the end of her life, the once-promising inventor Lauren Rockwell looks back on all that she went through. Realising it did not go the way she wanted it to, Miss Rockwell tries to find the best of the past to support the measly future.
"What?" I said in disbelief. I had just found out the secret that has been kept from me since I was little. Now, I'm 17 years old, and have been thrown into a world of lies, murder, and mysteries. As I plunge through this new, strange world, I ask myself, "Can I survive the world of the unexpected?"
Most everyone in the world wants to be remembered because of who they were and what they did in a positive way after they are gone. The revered and influential poet Walt Whit man once said: “That the powerful play goes on, and you may contribute a verse. What will your verse be?”
The Man in Black was running to save his family down the alley through crumbling buildings and dead people. These people were crushed to death or were shot to death. Will he make it or will he get brought into something bigger than him.