Reflections of Cherished Love explores the nature of different kinds of relationships offering full-blooded, true-to-life romantic portrayals. This novel illuminates the essence and power of cherished love between friends and, more profoundly, lovers, and celebrates a richness of personality and human quality common to us all.
In this "Satisfying" and "Emotionally Moving debut, Reflections of Cherished Love details the transformation of six contemporary black adults through a tangle of complications.
Serena, Shante and Nikki are beautiful, successful friends fostering careers in New York City and surrounding suburbs.
Serena Avery, a Broadway singer/performer, is the wife of a prominent real estate developer. From their lavish suburban New York home, she appears to have everything. When she chances to meet her lost love, Nathan Whitaker, she is forced to reexamine her marriage. A friend's tradegy underlines the truth and Serena must put her life back on track. Will she have a second chance?
Nikki Campbell, a hardworking reporter, is convinced that most men are scoundrels. Years of celebacy bolster her determination not to let her guard down. It wil take someone special to help Nikki unearth the unwholesomeness and inner torment at the heart of her distrust. Can she conquer this abyss of fear? Or will she find out she was right from the start?
Shante Peyton, a dedicated schoolteacher and Marcus Elder, a kindhearted, courageous activist, cherish a love that is indeed true, hard-won and fostered wisely. They grew up best friends in the foothills of North Carolina, until a sudden move tore their families apart. Finding one another as adults proved their friendship had endured, and it has nove grown into a phenomenal love, a love so perfect that it can be foiled by nothing, or no one--or so they believe.
In depicting the search for the fullness of love by those who will not settle for less, Reflections of Cherished Love offers the reader a powerful and inspiring work.