Seventeen year old , Monae never had a perfect life. Her parents were both murdered when she was three and she has been tossed around from foster home to foster home. She was kicked off of the cheerleading team and on top of that she just found out she was pregnant by a guy that just broke up with her and wants nothing to do with the child. What does she do? Can she make it on her own? Will she turn to someone for help? Will she fall in love during the process?