Rebecca Sue 'Searching for Pauley' is a story about a nineteen year old college girl having flashbacks of her childhood. Temporary blinded at the age of six from an accident that claimed the life of her father, she grows up on her grandparent's horse breeding ranch in Three Rivers, California. Her grandfather tries to fill the absences of her father. When she is nine years old she's befriended by a young boy working at the ranch. One day during a playful pony cart accident, she is flown by helicopter to the hospital with head injuries and the boy; Pauley feels responsible for the accident and he and his family move away. Years later, another boy working at the ranch befriends her and they become 'best friends' through-out her teenage years. During her first year of college he helps her search for Pauley to explain to him the results of the pony cart accident.