“Lexa? Are you excited? Today is the big day!” Lexa’s publisher and best friend Raven asks her over the phone.
Lexa thinks for a second. Sure she is excited. Who wouldn't be? Today is the day her very first book gets published. She's excited, but more nervous. No make that scared shitless.
Lexa is on the balcony of her loft, standing at the railing, while drinking her coffee and enjoying the view of the Detroit skyline.
Lexa Woods has lived in the metro Detroit area her whole life, but it was in one of the upper middle class neighboring cities. Now she lives smack dab in the middle of her favorite city.
To be honest, she never really liked Detroit before a few years ago. She saw it as a lot of people did. As the most dangerous city in America four years running.
She saw the vacant and crumbling buildings as an eye sore, or just another place you could be murdered, instead of the broken yet beautiful buildings she sees them as now.
She used to come to the city only for Tigers baseball games with her dad. That was it. But that was before. Before one night, before her...
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