While some may choose to remain a victim, she chooses to be a survivor.
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Based on true life events, Raquel Syrah will take you deep into her life, opening her own closet doors and allowing you to see, firsthand, her own skeletons. From an early age, she’s had to make do with a lot of disappointments. Her life has never been easy, but she is determined to overcome every obstacle she comes across. Though things are difficult, she knows there’s a silver lining waiting for her just over the horizon.
Those who know Raquel never underestimate her ability to take on the world and make it her own. Though there are plenty of obstacles along the way, she will endure it all to get to where she wants to be. Once she’s there, however, will she truly be happy?
Thoughts of her children consume her every waking thought. She’s been given a second chance and refuses to give up on her hopes and dreams without a fight. When trouble comes knocking on her door, Raquel soon realizes that she’ll never be rid of her own past. Unless she deals with it head on, everything will come back to haunt her with a vengeance.
Raquel is a take charge, no holds barred, woman who makes no excuses for her ways or behavior. She is 100% unapologetic for her ways. She is, who she is, and nothing will ever change that. Compared to being like a man who uses anything and anyone along the way to gain an end to his own means, she’ll do everything possible to survive.
A strong independent mother and a business-oriented woman, Raquel has gotten herself wrapped up in bank robberies, gangs, jail, lovers, sickness, lies, and deceit on many occasions. Unwilling to be a victim, she strengthens her resolve and soon embarks on a journey that will open up her eyes to the world she truly lives in. Though pain and heartache follow her every wake, she is willing to do whatever is necessary to fight for her freedom. Somehow, some way, she’ll come on top. Only then, will she be able to wrap her arms around her children, once and for all.