A ROMANTIC TRAGEDY . . . SORT OF
What do a World War II soldier, a sadistic gangster, a narcissistic actor, a crazy girlfriend (ex-girlfriend, whatever), a truculent, buzz-cutted mother, and a burnout father have to do with two people desperate to find each other?
Kai Cassidy’s life is a train wreck. Though blessed with enormous talent, his writing career never got off the ground. For that matter, neither did he. Forced to live with his reality challenged father, Starbuck, Kai begins to take stock of things. Sadly, there’s not much stock and the prices are falling. So where to go from here? The soul searching takes him in ever-clearer spirals, right back to the girl.
Bridget Faulk is on the cusp of greatness. A small-town girl with big time talent, she has arrived. Feeling great about the future should have been easy, what with the awards and multi-million-dollar contracts. So why is she so miserable? Bridget doesn’t know it yet, but it all leads back to the boy.