To the world they are superstars, moving to the top of their fields before they'd left their teens. Morgana Leslie was a musical prodigy who turned her talents to rock and still commands worldwide charts. Zachary Mackenzie is the face of the National Hockey League and the captain of one of its most exciting teams. But away from the arenas and the lights, each of them knows the loneliness of being "special," the price paid when having to grow up in front of camera lenses and microphones.
She was a face on his wall, a voice in his ears. He was a picture on the sports page, a sound bite on TV. When they meet, however, neither expect the pull towards each other, the recognition of what might be the missing piece of the puzzle.
Twenty years separate them. Which will be greater—the risk or the reward?
No matter where her life has taken her–and it's taken her to some very weird places–having access to books, a notebook and a pen has kept Patricia Thomson sane. From her beginnings in the same part of New Jersey that gave the world Bruce Springsteen and Kevin Smith to her current life living in Richmond, Virginia with her beloved and Poe the Wonder Cat, words have always been her friends. Now she's sharing her own words with the world.
Author photo by Krystle Myers Photography
Cover art by GoOnWrite.com