Ashley Asher has been hiding the truth of her step-father’s abusive behavior for far too long. When Ashley finally decides to tell her mother, nevertheless, she is in for a rude awakening. Her mom refuses to believe her — even after talking to the police about the results of Ashley’s rape kit. When Ashley is removed from her mother’s home, she is sent to live in Patience, Texas, with her biological father — about whom she has only heard bad things [from her mother]. Ashley has to learn how to live all over again. She needs to learn to respect herself enough tow to draw better boundaries, but she also needs to learn how to open up enough to trust people. Will Patience be the home Ashley has always deserved but never had, or will it just be a pit-stop on her way back to life as she knew it?