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 author, Kai crafts fiction for kids and teens to provide an escape hatch from their reality.
Source drew a ragged breath and lightly dragged his thumb across [Sandra's] tear-stained cheek.
Closing her eyes, as though afraid to see the full truth, she whispered her biggest fear. "I’m scared we’ll never find Jeff."