Beautiful but dramatic redhead Kristen Westin was never like the other children in her small southern town. Growing up, Kristen always felt that she was different from everyone else, that she had strange feelings and secrets that needed to be kept hidden away. She was wise beyond her years, experiencing both powerful love and life-changing losses before even reaching her adulthood. Kristenas relationships, talent, and renewed sense of optimism would be the things that could save her life. Would Kristen be able to reconcile her past with her future in order to live in the present?