"I don’t understand. Why me?" Cara breathed.
A smile crooked the corner of Nik’s mouth. "I don’t understand why you either." His palm brushed gently against her cheek, his fingers twined under her hair. In a low, growling voice he whispered, "But I can’t help myself."
When her children were young and the electricity winked out, Kai gathered her family around the fireplace and they told stories, one sentence at a time. Her boys rather fond of the ending, "And then everybody died. The end!" Now an award winning children's author, Kai crafts fiction for kids and teens to provide an escape hatch from their reality.