This thesis is a fictional story of a woman named Sharon who, after experiencing a phenomenon of electricity and pulsing light that comes from the sky, meets a strange man named, Montes. Montes believes he has traveled through space and cannot remember his past. As Sharon sympathizes with the lost Montes and takes him in she sees herself in his confusion and lack of direction. Her family's land is at stake due to her grandmother's inability to care for the house and farm. Sharon also struggles with the costly medical bills and failing health of her mother who is sick with cancer. She is forced to make decisions for her family as she begins to discover her identity. Montes's presence has an inexplicable effect on her family and her decisions.