Ivy has always been the outcast. After her parents are put in prison, she and her sister, Sandra leave their home to be where they are now. In the beginning, Ivy thought it would be great to be surrounded by all the white, fluffy snow that she has dreamed about. Though as Ivy struggles with the reality of being different, she needs the comfort of her sister, if she would ever come back home. Running may not even save her. A short story by Amanda of emotion and adventure in the cool of winter. © 2013 all rights reserved.