Sally Keane, a black female attorney, 28 years old and four years out of law school works for a large Atlanta law firm, Barnes and Sullivan. She is unmarried and has no steady boyfriend. Her boss is Malcolm Eldridge, a black 55-year-old happily married partner in the firm. One day she is summoned to her boss’s office and is introduced to Phil Townsend, a white 30 year old attorney –also unmarried but in a casual relationship –who she is told will be her supervisor on a large litigation case. He greetsher cordially and they smile and shake hands but she gets the impression that he is looking down on a black female attorney. They work together on the case almost all day every day and she slowly grows to realize that she is falling in love with him. He begins to feel the same way about her and they enter into a relationshipduring which they engage in several sessions of passionate sexand move in together. But since the law firm frowns on personal relationships –especially interracial relationships –between employees they must keep their relationship a secret. Compounding the problem is that Phil’s boss is a bigot and the judge assigned to preside over their trial has a strict moral code when it comes to unmarried couples living together. The trial is of great importance to the firm. They must choose between staying together and risk losing the trial or separating for the good of the case and the law firm. Their careersand their happinesshang in the balance.
For Promise moving back home to Dallas was the best thing to happen to her. She needed to be with family and is excited to be working at an extraordinary company. After being humiliated by her ex-boyfriend in New York, she has written off men.
Except for the one that keeps appearing her dreams.
Antoine Sevan is a confirmed millionaire, playboy, bachelor and has vowed never to trust another woman. That is until he meets his sexy CFO, Promise Loonea
Sabrina Washington has worked hard to get what she wants in life. The last thing the sassy, headstrong VP executive wants is an Alpha male who breaks all the rules, but when she meets Antonio De Luca, her steely façade starts to crumble under his gaze. He’s exactly the kind of man who can unravel her straight-shooting reputation and she’s not so convinced that’s a bad thing.
As they grow closer, her ability to resist her desires begins to waver. Soon, she finds herself immersed in his sexy and dangerous world and she’s not sure she wants to go back to her old life.
Is Sabrina ready to accept all the good and bad that comes with Antonio and his lifestyle?
Dominique- Louisiana’s most devastating natural disaster tore Dominique from her loved ones. She moved to California to escape the memories and forget the pain. With top-notch looks and a keen business sense, she has all the tools to get what she wants out of life. But the loss she suffered might have crippled her from seeking the one thing she needs most, love.
Angela- A single mother of two young boys, Angela’s overwhelmed with responsibilities. After divorcing a husband who chose the streets over his family, she’s ready to experience life in new ways. When she meets Prince, she sees the opportunity to test her fresh independence. When emotions get involved, will she settle for the fling and move on, independence intact, or allow herself to depend on others for once.
Nyla- Young and strong, yet tender of heart, Nyla jumped into adulthood with both feet. She’s driven by passion and courage, while still hindered by innocence and fear. All men have an agenda. They want the same thing. She quit them all until she met Prince. She didn’t know what he had going on. Something so uncommon can’t be safe. Can she see herself diving into something so bizarre, or has her experiences already left her too jaded to explore the unknown?
Prince- All his life girls thought his friendship was too valuable to risk losing by having sex with him. Tired of being stuck in the friend zone, he thought leaving Mr. Nice Guy behind would be the answer to all his problems. But after meeting Dominique… and Angela… and Nyla, his idea of who he’s supposed to be changes. What he comes to find will challenge our expectations, question the rules of love, and redefine the cliché of Happily Ever After…
Roxanne Wills is a thirty something widow who for the last three years has wallowed in self-pity. She has not dated, has not been intimate with anyone nor has she visited her beloved New York City since the untimely death of her husband. To add some spice in her love life, she takes a few sips of white wine and daringly uses a new gift her friend Fred gave her.
Trouble is, someone sees her using it.
Dirk Hudson is a multimillionaire who has experienced a major heartache he does not wish to talk about. A wounded soul who is trying to get away, he picks a place in the suburbs to escape to for some peace and quiet. Peace and quiet is not in the stars when he encounters a woman enjoying herself in her bedroom window across from the home he is renting.
The two of them are playing it bold by letting loose as they can’t keep away from each other. Will Roxanne’s bedroom window act lead to something more with Dirk? Can Roxanne finally open up to someone as tempting as Dirk?
Single mother Malika “Pumpkin” Tavares lost faith in fairytales after she fell for a toad. Now she believes she’s not cut from the storybook, heroine cloth and searches for Mr. Good Enough amongst the sidekicks and supporting men of the town.
Love at first sight isn’t a cliche for town royalty Armand “Manny” Charmayne. For generations the Charmaynes have spotted their soulmates by seeing a golden aura the first time they laid eyes on The One.
When Manny meets Pumpkin he sees…nothing, but sparks fly off the richter scale. The more he gets to know her the more he considers defying fate, if only he can convince her to take a chance on love again.