A kck on the door brings Lauren Ballard news of her husband's death and his betrayal. All at once, Lauren finds herself alone, wounded, widowed and expecting a child. When her strict and demanding father falls ill, Lauren reluctantly heads home. It isn't long before she finds herself regretting her decision to come home. Her father's resort places her in constant contact with Kyle Ashcroft, her high school sweetheart who she left without so much as a goodbye. Now that she's returned, Kyle has questions - questions she is t prepared to answer. One look at Lauren, and Kyle realizes he is still in love with her, though his wounded pride would have it otherwise. The pastor in him kws he needs to help the broken woman before him, but as the man she betrayed years ago, he wants to scream serves you right. When the truth of why she left him surfaces, her betrayal cuts deeper than he thought, and has Kyle regretting and questioning every decision he's ever made. Will Lauren and Kyle be able to reconcile despite Lauren's betrayal, or will they be left with thing but regrets?
Michelle Brown is a housewife, mother of three, military spouse, writer, blogger, hopeless romantic, and a cuddly lap for one very large cat. She was born in Dayton, Ohio, but raised in El Paso, Texas. And since she married her husband, the military has blessed her with the opportunity to live in many locations, from Germany to Pennsylvania, where she now resides. When she was a teenager, her mother used to take her to used books stores at least once a month. It was there she fell in love with the written word. As a writer, she uses this passion to share with others the joy of having a personal and intimate relationship with Christ.