Kathleen Heckertt was born into a life of abuse and neglect. With a manipulative monster for a father and a mother with backbone, Kate faces deception at every turn. A secret held by her mother only complicates living with a father who plays physical, emotional, and mental games with this child. Like all children, Kate seeks only pure parental love. Regardless of her destructive environment, Kate must make a decision. Her choice will determine the path her life takes as she fights to gain control of her feelings toward God and society. With twists and turns that seem too painful to face, Oh, For God's Sake will keep you on the edge of your seat. Author Jan Sydnam aptly portrays experiences from her own life, leaving readers begging the question, 'How can Kate ever survive?'