Sterling has been locked out of his house, agonizing over his failing marriage, worried about how his eight-year-old son will handle a separation. Faye is trapped in an abusive marriage, her once abundant will and energy having been sapped.
Their chance meeting at a restaurant in the San Fernando Valley sets off a chain of events... a chess match in Central Park with a ninety-nine year old man named Ben... a revenge murder in New Mexico carried out by a dancer and woman of the sky... a marble ashtray in San Francisco that plays a role in ending years of
abuse... and a moonlit beach in San Juan Capistrano, where all the pieces finally come together.
Not all miracles come from a wave of a magic stick. Some come from that place that (for lack of a better word) we call heaven...