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Like Grace From The Earth

On a bus-ride, Carrie befriends Anna, an elderly photographer. Carrie has a family now but is not happy. She wonders if she can live what she has left of her life without trying once more to realize her old dreams of becoming an artist herself.

Scars of Our Civil Wars

Carrie becomes obsessed with finding out the fate of one Anna Lee Shepherd – a teenage survivor from a destructive Civil War raid.

Portrait of a Killer

Carrie has finally ditched both drugs and her violent boyfriend. Is it time to get rid of her gun, too?

Islands in the Mind

Meeting the perfect traveling companion is sometimes reason to leave as soon as you can.

Roads To Leave By

Carrie’s friend, Nadine, tries to stop Carrie from traveling to South America with no plan to ever come back.