Hannah Paige has been writing since she was six years old when her mother gave her a journal for the first time. Since then she has made it her life aspiration to become a published author, and at seventeen she is taking the first step in achieving this. She has a close relationship with her older sister, who inspired her first novel, Why We Don't Wave.
Kaia is a homeless single mother longing for a home and a name as she struggles to raise her young son.
Scarlet is a stripper who is uncomfortably aware of the fact that without money you are unable to even be free.