Maria de la Rosa, a promising 21-year-old Latina from Dallas finds her promising life and college career cut short by a terrible family tragedy. Forced to leave school to help her family, she resorts to the only work she can quickly find, that of cleaning other people’s homes.
Her life takes a sudden turn when she is offered a job as a live-in maid for the infamous Joshua Quinn, a dot-com entrepreneur who has just become a multi-billionaire after a successful stock offering.
She discovers quickly that her boss is the not the computer nerd that he is made out be by much of the media. Rather, she finds a man with an uncommon intellect combined with a reputation as a ruthless businessman reviled by everyone who has every competed against him.
In business, one sure way to lose is to compete against Joshua Quinn.
Maria, forced by circumstances to take the opportunity finds herself up against this enigmatic man of newfound wealth. Who will she find herself working for? The computer nerd, or the ruthless businessman who will stop at nothing to get his way?
This is a 10,500 word erotic romance short story, with the word limit exclusive of excerpts, disclaimers and other text.