This is the story of Maggie Gomez - an unwed, unskilled mother of a sickly daughter. She lives a hardscrabble life on the underside of Las Vegas. As her daughter's health deteriorates, Maggie's need for money for an operation skyrockets. Maggie was vulnerable and defeated early in life. Her long-suppressed strength blossoms and Maggie becomes "La Femme Nikita". As Maggie gets more involved with her loan shark boss and his crew, her world begins to spiral out of control. Her simultaneous involvement with a gangster and the detective investigating him turns her life into a soap opera of emotions. She must figure out how to escape her underworld life, protect her daughter, and live happily ever after.
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About the Author
Don has been happily married for 42 years. He was an artist for 34 years and exhibited his artwork at 3 New York City Art Galleries and the Heckscher Art Museum. He taught art and/or design at several universities, including Stanford. He has written about spirituality and stress relief since 1971. He is the author of 9 books. Don has written for Yahoo Voices, Beliefnet.com, and Kinja.com. He has 3 videos (manifestos) on YouTube. His writings have been published in various magazines and books. He has successfully taught his "Six-Step Path" to inner peace to over 2,000 people. One of his designs was accepted and juried in The World Trade Center Memorial Competition. He has taught his "Six-Step Path" for stress reduction for the past 12 years, at Del Webb and 3 local colleges.