Through Hazel Eyes is a journey of life through the eyes of Madison Ragnar, a high school English teacher who is struggling to recover from an emotionally abusive relationship. Madison's speckled view of the world is seen through her troubled students, a fellow teacher, an intriguing man who enters her life, and a haunting past. Yet everything comes into focus when she learns to trust in herself for the first time in thirty years.
It is a fact that most people of Italian-American decent know of the mystical belief of the "Malocchio." This is also known in the English language as the "Evil Eye." Therefore, this kind of belief is not necessarily centered in the Italian or Italian American community, but rather, encompasses people from all walks of life and from different places, religious faiths, races and colors.