Months after a car crash that killed her lover, Francesca moves away from familiarity to Italy in an attempt to heal and move forward. But Sloane can’t let go. Unbeknownst to Francesca, Sloane’s stuck and desperate to connect from the other side.


Once upon a time, I wrote a poem sparked by a brilliant song, entitled “This Close” by Flyleaf (with its original lead singer, Lacey Sturm). That poem, published by Page & Spine, always nagged as a story needing its own novel. 

This is that novel.