Willow’s life has not turned like she always thought and planned it would. She finds herself, at forty-three, single and living in a city hours away from the only home she has ever known. She’s determined to create a new way forward, and she’ll succeed, not only for herself but for her children.
Aiden Markley’s life has been nothing but work. He’s been busting his ass, and now he’s ready to take a break from it all. He’s preparing to travel, write, do whatever the hell he wants. He’s earned this time. He wasn’t looking for love, but it sure did find him when he least expected it.
This is a story of two mature adults who are in the beginning phases of changing their lives. They are strong, confident, and ready for anything life throws their way.
Nola is very family-oriented and wanted to have a family of her own. She is devastated that she will most likely never have children, but she’s hoping to find love. Nola treats herself to a night at a five-star restaurant and hotel. She is looking and hoping to find someone to have a one-night stand. It’s been years since she has had any attention from a man. That night at the hotel is where she meets Duke.
Duke is all about work. He’s very focused, and a set of rules drive his life. He has gone from pro-athlete to hotel magnet and has reached great success. He isn’t looking for love or commitment. He wants casual and easy because his career comes first. Duke meets Nola at the hotel, and he breaks his strict rules and enjoys a night with her, and he wants more. He is interested in a casual arrangement with Nola. Nola tries but quickly discovers she isn’t built that way. She wants the whole package.
Read and find out if this is a love that could last a lifetime.