A fight. That is the common denominator in all of Matt Schwartz’s life changing events. There are ones he’ll never remember and there are those he’ll never forget. As he pursues his dream he finds out that the most important ones don’t involve his fists but the people he cares about the most.
But what is his dream? Is it fighting in a cage? Is it pursuing the love of his life? Or is it escaping the reality of being abandoned by parents he never knew? All he knows is he has to find out and he’ll do whatever it takes to find happiness.
Douglas Geller is 23-years-old and works in public relations. He is a graduate of Ithaca College and grew up and currently resides in White Plains, New York. He has trained in martial arts since he was five-years old and has earned a fourth degree black belt and the title of Sensei.
He has written non-fiction for newspapers including: The Ithacan, The Examiner and Patch. This is his first fiction piece.