If you are looking for a suspenseful, original, humorous, slice of life, inspirational Christian fiction novel, your search has ended! Short, redheaded, Mark Jones feels very degraded when his mother leaves for another man just two days before Christmas. Struggling over the next decade with his brother to keep the farm running while their father buries his sorrows in liquor, Mark grows up without consolation causing deep cogitation's about life and God. Mark's parents reconcile, but Mark can't find a way to forgive. Mark heads off for college repining over his early life disturbed by dreams over his youngest sister, his only friend in life. Challenged by academia while sorting life out, dreaming of playing hockey, he skates with the vibrant Cindy Powers, who strikingly resembles Mark's suddenly deceased sister. Mark wonders about the divine implications of having met Cindy as the situation turns humorous. "Romancing the goofball," and fearing making the same mistakes his parents, Mark must find away to reconcile with God to find true happiness.