A trip to the islands changes Anastasia’s entire outlook on life.
Anastasia’s life is turned upside down when another bad decision kicks loose an avalanche requiring her to go down an unwanted path.
A walk in the park with Chase turns out to be anything but for Anastasia and sets in motion the next avalanche of events.
Anastasia finds herself tangled in a web of lies.
Many months after the events of the last chapter the deck of cards has been shuffled again for the Camerons.
Pushed to her outer limits, Anastasia makes a decision that will have serious consequences.
Both Cameron kids are struggling with current events in their lives that don’t seem to want to go their way.
Life progresses, things happen, and life goes on. There is always life after …
Brendan gets introduced a little more in this chapter as he is now only a few years away from becoming a college student.
To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves.
High school is over for Anastasia, her problems are not. New ones even get piled on. In the midst of it all: Riordan.
Anastasia is heading fast towards high school graduation, figuring out life after high school proves more difficult for Ana than imagined, when new confusion piles on.
As Anastasia goes through all the stages of being a teen, the Camerons find ways to get through this as well.
Something happens that shuffles the deck of cards anew for the Camerons.
The continuation from last chapter’s events.
Nothing you do for children is ever wasted.
They seem not to notice us, hovering, averting our eyes, and they seldom offer thanks, but what we do for them is never wasted.
Everyone’s disobeying something, somehow in the chapter.
Emotions run high for several people leading to bad choices with harsh consequences for some.
A friendly gathering at the Vatores’ turns out to be the beginning of a long road of odd turns down the line …
The couple and Anastasia welcome the little boy.
In the home stretch of her pregnancy now Viktoria gets confronted with some facts she finds had to digest.
Everyday life at the Camerons’ home, giving a bit more insight in Viktoria’s relationship with Caleb’s sister Lilith.
A wise man once jested “firstly, it is different and secondly than one thinks”.
Our lovely couple gets a lesson in how true that banal statement can be.
Several birthdays are celebrated in this chapter, spanning several years in the lives of our two protagonists.
The small Cameron family grows …
Blaine gets himself into trouble AGAIN
The days – and weeks – following their wedding bring much food for thought.
Blaine is healing well, he and Vik decide to level up.
Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor, nor should life rest on a single hope.
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
~Marcus Tullius Cicero
Our dead are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
The couple just moved to Sulani when a goodbye threatens to become a permanent farewell.
Blaine and Vik face changes again, some which they both hope they are ready for.
Blaine shocks and surprises Vik in many ways.
Moving on proves to be harder when things turn out to be very different than they appear.
As the title implies, some big decisions are being made, but the repercussions are weighty.
We embark on the journey with the two who will one day become our legacy’s founding couple.
Every new beginning comes from another beginning’s end.”~Seneca If you read the intro, you already know that I am Viktoria and I am with Blaine. Here, I…… Read more “Chapter 1) New Beginnings”