Award winning author Alex Matthews is a clinical social worker. She lives in Oak Park, Illinois, with her husband and four cats. In her spare time, she struggles to keep up with the ever-changing new technology, but always finds herself a step behind.
Psychotherapist Cassidy McCabe is shocked when she receives a late night visit from a former client with booze on his breath and blood on his shirt. He informs Cass that he just found the body of a woman who took out an order of protection against him, but swears he didn't kill her. Cass is driven to seek the truth, even though it means putting herself and her reporter husband in danger.