In Still Waters, hang on for a tense ride through a marriage where Greg Wright is a man desperate for his father’s acceptance. In this poignant story, Greg was a once-loving husband who has lost his way, and his spiritual wife, Laurie, who grows weary hoping and praying that she can keep her marriage intact.
When Laurie married Greg, she was certain they would live happily ever after. He was charming, loving, and everything Laurie thought she’d ever need. Now twelve years have passed and the couple has six sons to show for it. Supporting such a large family is tough on his graphic designer salary, but the Wrights make do until the stress of living so close to the brink takes its toll. in search of her own self-worth, Laurie doesn’t know how much longer she can cope with Greg’s moods or if she even wants to try.
Overworked and underpaid, Greg is itching to reach beyond his dead-end job and give Laurie and the boys everything they deserve. But Greg knows he can’t thrive at work when he and Laurie barely talk anymore. Once she begins making her own money and getting in shape physically, several decisions lead her away from the church, the marriage, and onto the internet where Laurie becomes obsessed with a clandestine cyber-romance.
Greg feels like he’s losing her. All he wants is for Laurie to love him the way she once did. But when things go from bad to worse, Laurie and Greg’s marriage will be tested as it’s never been before. The crossroads they face will be lined with many choices, most of which leads them down different roads. Unless the couple can cling to a shred of faith, their happily ever after will be a mere memory. Only a miracle can fix the disaster they’ve orchestrated. If hope is coming, it had better arrive quickly, before it’s too late.
Still Waters demonstrates that given the right set of circumstances and deep-rooted hurts and frustrations, anyone can be driven to destruction, but thank God for the grace that covers our mistakes.
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About the Author
PATRICIA HALEY-GLASS is the trailblazing, award-winning, #1 Essence, and Christian fiction bestselling author of numerous titles, including Mitchell Family and Relentless Drama Series. With two bachelor’s degrees from Stanford University (engineering and management) as well as an M.B.A in finance from University of Chicago, she’s a senior project manager supporting operations in N. America, Asia, Europe, S. America, and Australia. More importantly she’s a born-again believer, member of Delta Sigma Theta, and lives in the Chicago area with her family. Visit her on www.patriciahaley.com. Become a Facebook friend at Patricia Haley-Glass or join her fan page at Author Patricia Haley.