Maddie Sloane is living the ideal life until a fatal accident kills her only child and husband. A handsome paramedic, David, saves her life. Several months later she brings brownies to David's station to thank him and the immediate attraction is obvious. Maddie decides to become an EMT-B. But now, someone wants revenge and Maddie has no idea why. David tries to protect her while falling in love with her, but when the reason for revenge is revealed, Maddie's once idea of her life before crashes before her eyes. Can Maddie learn to trust and love again to find her own new love forever? Susan Merrifield lives in the hill country of Texas in a small town called Utopia. She is married with two grown children and lives with three dogs, seven cats, two horses and a miniature donkey.