Sixteen year old Daniel Layman has been bullied since he came out. His best friend and protector, Sean, moved to Los Angeles, leaving Daniel to fend for himself at a school almost 1,500 miles away in Oklahoma City. Daniel try's to ignore the different men his mother brings home every night after his father died when he was twelve. Along with surviving every minute of hell at school, Daniel also has to walk over five miles everyday through the dangerous streets of Oklahoma City, to get home.
Seventeen year old Ethan Miller has been a member of one of the most dangerous gangs of Oklahoma City since he ran away from the foster care system as a child. When Daniel stumbles onto a turf war between Ethan's gang and their rivals, Ethan saves him by getting him out of the scene. But the more Ethan gets to know Daniel, the more he realizes just how much saving Daniel needs.
Previously called "Save Me"