“Bobbi awoke strapped by the wrists to the rails of a hospital bed in a small examination room. She was still in the dusty, sweaty clothes she had worn for her final show at The Dive with the Rebound Band. Her head pounded. Her ears rang. She was covered in bruises. The buzz she had fed all evening was fading, and hazy, scattered images of the night before began to filter through: the search for Robbie through the club; her bottle assault on Pete; Larry’s place. And, oh God, was there a high-speed chase?”
Sex, booze and rock 'n' roll: When a young singer mixes it up in the music world, she finds herself unprepared for the pressure—and the trouble she stirs up trying to cope with it.
Barbara E. Stefàno is a professional freelance magazine writer and editor, and an amateur musician with a long history with bands in St. Louis area and surrounding areas. She lives in rural Missouri with her husband, Enzo, and her three rescue dogs, Tweak, Butters and the irrepressible Tilly.
But now my marriage is over, I'm burned out on my business, and worst of all, I never got the baby I wanted. And now I never will.
Unless Dex is willing to make a deal.
I get a baby; he gets... me. For a little while. Once I'm knocked up, we'll go our separate ways. That's the rule.
I've never broken a rule. Dex has broken all of them.
Which rule will we break first?