Leah's Leap

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Religion and Spirituality  |  House: Booksie Classic
Leah Plante teaches at Apen High. . . until tragedy strikes. She is involved with a religious-shooting, when the student who was shot saves her life. Through this trial, she learns the importance of faith, love, and true forgiveness. Enjoy!

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Leah's Leap

Submitted: March 01, 2012

Leah Plante teaches at Apen High. . . until tragedy strikes. She is involved with a religious-shooting, when the student who was shot saves her life. Through this trial, she learns the importance of faith, love, and true forgiveness. Enjoy! Read Chapter

Submitted: March 27, 2012

Everything was still, until she gasped and heard a hand on her doorknob. Tears filled her eyes. The door. Oh crap, I should have locked i... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 02, 2012

Mrs. Machalan came in and leaned against the office door.  Lisetta smiled gently and asked, "Is she okay now, or is she still pr... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 02, 2012

Leah picked up the phone and took a deep breath.  How on earth am I supposed to tell this girl's mother that her daughter almost got... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 02, 2012

Leah took the broken- hearted girl's hand. "Come on, girl. You're right. We have to get going. I'll lead you to my car." They walked ... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 02, 2012

The sliding doors were too slow for Leah. She slammed into them before they could sense her movement. She rubbed her nose and quickly fou... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 02, 2012

She slipped in the chapel after trying to clean herself up. Its heavy, wooden door was open, but closed with a bang when she pulled on th... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 02, 2012

Anne Weis sat by her daughter in the recovery room. She stroked her knuckles and cried, praying all the same. "Please, girl. Stay with us... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 02, 2012

Lisetta heard sounds around her. But she couldn't find the strength to open her eyes. She thought she heard Martha's voice. Yet, she was ... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 02, 2012

Julie and Lisetta's neurologist conversed some words and McKenna saw him look a little doubtful. She slipped into the doctor's wing and e... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 02, 2012

Leah Plante looked at the time on her computer screen. It was five minutes until lunch. She'd been struggling all through the morning. A ... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 16, 2012

"McKenna said you got a call from Ms. Plante today," Anne mentioned. Lisetta nodded. "Mrs. Moore and Mrs. Martin were with her. They ... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 16, 2012

Leah was restless tonight. She called her mom again. "Hey, can I have dinner with you?" "Why?" Kassie sounded concerned.  "J... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 16, 2012

Over the next three weeks, Lisetta improved drastically. Each new day brought progress in therapy and her emotional health. They dia... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 16, 2012

Leah slipped into the back pew of her parents' church. It was supposed to be hers, too, but she didn't go as a regular attender. She... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 16, 2012

Friday morning arrived, and it was a very busy morning for the staff of Barnes Jewish. Lisetta was going to be released from the hos... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 16, 2012

All morning, teachers greeted her. She would've sworn on the stars that was the most she'd been hugged. When she was at her l... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 16, 2012

She went down the opposite stairs and shuffled herself all the way to the bathroom. Dawn was there waiting for Leah, an old book bag... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 16, 2012

Lisetta tried to move her toes. She tried to, but they wouldn't listen to her joints and muscles. God, what's going on with me? Why ... Read Chapter

Submitted: April 16, 2012

At two in the morning, Lisetta awoke again and didn't fall back to sleep. She opened her laptop Barnes had given her and logged onto... Read Chapter

Submitted: July 25, 2012

  Across town, Leah lie awake in her apartment. A half hour had passed after Lisetta and her had parted their different ways on ... Read Chapter

Submitted: July 25, 2012

  Like the girl believed she would, Lisetta got released Thursday. She was under stricter orders, but was allowed to go to schoo... Read Chapter

Submitted: July 25, 2012

  Lisetta got up and bid all of them goodbye with a word of encouragement and a hug. Then, she turned to her English teacher and... Read Chapter

Submitted: July 25, 2012

  Lisetta Weiss sank back into the couch and picked up the phone. She had collected all of the teachers' numbers in case of chan... Read Chapter

Submitted: July 25, 2012

  Lisetta met Renee Hart at the door on Monday, five minutes til eight. They unlocked the gym and sat inside in silence. Ms. Har... Read Chapter

Submitted: July 25, 2012

  Leah Plante opened her door on Christmas Eve day. She ran her fingers through her mailbox and found a small envelope. She pull... Read Chapter