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Coming Home by Stacy Hawkins Adams
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May 14, 2012

it was amazing

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Dayna Wilson is seemingly happy. She's involved in a healthy, serious relationship with Warren Avery, a co-worker she met while learning to Salsa dance. They both came with baggage, Dayna a divorcee and Warren a widower with two sons. But they were both treading through and making things work for them. That is until the green-eyed monster makes an appearance.

Brent Davidson, Dayna's ex, pops up uninvited. It's been seven years since they were divorced and she's not trying
to hear anything he could possibly have to say. Brent is persistent and continues to track Dayna in hopes of apologizing for how their marriage ended. Dayna finally agrees to allow Brent and his wife, Tamara, the time. Will their apology begin a new friendship?

Warren is growing more and more uncomfortable with Dayna and Brent's bond. He knows that she's the woman for
him, but he also sees how Brent looks at Dayna. Will their past wreck their future?

It's not just Warren who is on edge. Tami is beside herself with jealousy, grief and fear. She's desperately trying to be a doting wife, but fears that karma may be presenting itself. With Dayna in their lives, is there still room for Tami?

COMING HOME by Stacy Hawkins Adams is love! From the very first page readers are captured trying to figure out the
angle. You can't help but to immediately sympathize and fall into the past, while rooting for the future. I absolutely loved the conflict, the lessons about learning to pray and trust God, and most importantly, forgiveness. Hawkins is clearly writing books worthy of recommending.
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Reading Progress

May 14, 2012 – Started Reading
May 14, 2012 – Shelved
May 15, 2012 –
page 20
6.41% "... these days you can find just about anybody on the Internet."
May 15, 2012 –
page 35
11.22% "The fairest thing you can do for yourself is to take care of you -emotionally, physically, and spiritually - and it just so happens that each of these areas is intertwined."
May 15, 2012 –
page 41
13.14% "STG- Simply Trust God"
May 15, 2012 –
page 418
100% "Color is just skin deep."
May 16, 2012 –
page 62
19.87%
May 16, 2012 –
page 84
26.92%
May 16, 2012 –
page 89
28.53% "Being alone didn't have to equal being lonely."
May 16, 2012 –
page 99
31.73% "No good comes from rehashing past wrongs."
May 17, 2012 –
page 126
40.38%
May 17, 2012 –
page 132
42.31%
May 17, 2012 –
page 138
44.23% "There were some things only God had the power to fix."
May 17, 2012 –
page 146
46.79% "Know God for yourself. He's the only friend you can ever trust to be real and true, no matter what. He'll stick by you and love you more than your mother, your father, your brother, or your sister. God won't cheat you, mistreat you, fool you, or misguide you. Rest in Him always and you'll be okay."
May 17, 2012 –
page 162
51.92%
May 17, 2012 –
page 220
70.51% "fear and faith can't occupy the same space."
May 17, 2012 –
page 234
75.0% "You never know what the wind will blow your way, you've just got to be prepared to dance to the music God provides."
May 17, 2012 –
page 242
77.56%
May 17, 2012 –
page 253
81.09%
May 17, 2012 –
page 262
83.97% "Psalm 143:8"
May 17, 2012 –
page 271
86.86% "What lessons do you have in store for me, God?"
May 18, 2012 –
page 312
100.0%
May 18, 2012 – Finished Reading

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