Left destitute by the death of her husband, Ella Martin must find a way to make it on her own. Milton, her deceased spouse, accrued his wealth at the expense of unsuspecting investors and then lost it all amid charges of fraud and deceit.
Ella now must cope with the loss of her home, her possessions, most of her devoted friends, and her only son, from whom she has been estranged for several years.
Living on the street and having to find a way to survive, she must confront her fears and draw upon her inner resources. Chance encounters along the way, bring new hope and unexpected outcomes for her seemingly impossible dilemma.
Available from Martin Sisters Publishing, as well as Barnes & Noble and Amazon
Shadows Of The Past
Ripped from her adoptive home and returned to Mack and Wanda, her abusive alcoholic father and controlling mother, Sheila struggles to survive in this chaotic environment.
Traumatized by the separation from her only known parents, she is plagued with fears of abandonment. One day, an uncle mysteriously appears who provides an escape from this dysfunctional situation. Noting Sheila's natural skills on ice skates, Uncle Bill arranges for her to receive expert training which leads to her becoming a professional figure skater. Furious about his loss of Sheila, Mack hunts her down, determined to rake in the returns from her accomplishments, regardless of who might get hurt. Once again, Sheila fears for her safety until unexpected circumstances set her free -- forever.
Available from Bookstand Publishing, as well as Barnes & Noble and Amazon