Candice Price is the new girl in school just having moved in with her Aunt in Tampa Fl. Growing up in foster homes throughout Texas, Candice is reluctant to call any place home. She prefers to stay secluded, and hidden away from everyone. Just as long as she stays hidden in the shadows, no one will find out about the secrets she keeps hidden. When she meets Jasper Johnathan, there is an instant connection, one she tries to deny. He forces her into the light, making her feel what she has never felt before. Will she stay out of the darkness, or choose to stay hidden forever?
Jasper Johnathan is an aspiring professional MMA fighter with his debut fight coming up. The octagon is the one place he feels in control of his life. Fighting helps keep the rage at bay, making it easier to breath. When Candice walks into his life, he realizes there might be more to live for than just fighting. When unforeseeable events change their lives, will he choose the one thing he loves, or the only one he has ever loved?