Once again, Black-ish, the "What Lies Beneath" episode, took me to the pages of Turn Two. . .
As the evening came to a close, Karen requested a word, alone with Esther.
“We have been friends for over thirty years, Esther, and I have
been respectful of your business."
“Karen don’t, please.”
She grabbed her by the shoulders. “Esther, look at me! If Traci
goes to Africa with Rondell - it’s over! Is that what you want? Or,
do you want our kids to be happy, truly happy. You have got tell
Terrence the truth!”
“You don’t think I’ve thought about it? You don’t think I’m in
agony over it! Every day for the past twenty five years, it’s all I can
“Esther, it’s time you set yourself free.”
Tina Denise was born and raised in Southern California. She is married and has two wonderful children, a son who is a professional athlete and an academically talented daughter. She has enjoyed a long career in commercial real estate and is an avid sports enthusiast, both which serve as the backdrop for her debut novel.