Before We Burn

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Summary

π–πžπ¬π₯𝐞𝐲 𝐌𝐒𝐜𝐑𝐚𝐞π₯𝐬 is a young man whose life is in the public eye when his father is sent to prison. His reputation has been tainted as he acts out and finds it best to rely on no one but himself. 𝐎𝐚𝐀π₯𝐲𝐧 𝐖𝐒π₯π₯𝐨𝐰𝐬 is a young woman who finds solace in keeping to herself, dreading the future, and wanting to leave the town behind her in the wake of her brother's brutal death. When Wesley and Oaklyn first catch glimpses of each other on a bus, they both don't anticipate how much they will help one another in the days to come. Once Wesley finds himself making attempts to be around Oaklyn, both of them start learning how to trust again. However, passion made from fire only burns to ash.

Status:
Ongoing
Chapters:
15
Rating:
β˜… 5.0 5 reviews
Age Rating:
16+

Foreword

Hello.

This story is a very personal piece of art for me to write. Though this is a love story, it also has some hard-hitting topics revolving around mental health and self-medicating/coping.

I have tried to do my best not to exaggerate tendencies or situations for the sake of drama because depression and anxiety are important and prevalent to pay attention to.

If you or anyone you know struggles with addiction, suicidal ideation, or depression, reach out in any way you can to get help.

Now, please, enjoy the story.

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