Cadence Wiles is a seventeen-year-old musical genius. Even her names means "flow of rhythm." So it isn't a surprise that she relies on composing music to get away from the real world, to get away from her abusive mother while hiding her pain from her teachers and classmates. It's okay though. She just has to survive her senior year and then she will finally be free. But what is Cadence to do when she meets five boys who just won't leave her alone. Will she be able to trust them? Will they be able to break through her barriers and keep her safe? WARNING: This story contains violence, strong language, and light sexual content. You have been warned!