Every woman has her demons; fears and insecurities which prevent her from becoming the woman she is meant to be. Barbara Neely is no exception.
Barbara works a job she hates to take care of herself and her ten year old daughter, Heather. A science whiz, Heather wants more time with her mother and for her mother to be happy.
Barbara awakens one morning in a world completely different from the one to which she is accusomed. A primitive world where life is taken at the point of a sword. She discovers she was born into this world and now she must become a warrior to vanquish the enemy of the Realm of Tilk, Balfourant.
Balfourant takes her daughter prisoner. Barbara must face the demons that haunt her to become the woman she is meant to be.