When Skye checked into the homeless shelter as an eighteen year old girl during the Recession, Kenny was the last person she expected to meet. Fast friends in the snowy streets of Michigan, Skye learns what dark secrets even the kindest faces can hide.
A true short story, Skye recounts her experience in working to get clean to achieve her dreams: joining the military. Forgotten and fighting hard to keep her dreams, she manages to break free and become a munitions troop. All seems too perfect: Kenny is sober and thriving and Skye completes her training, but when she comes back to visit, she finds Kenny has a bone-chilling secret.