Nick is a store clerk in a small Kentucky town. He is a lonely man who deals with anxiety and depression. But when Carmen comes into his life, he believes he has found healing and true happiness. But then the relationship ends, and Nick is forced to face the harsh reality of living in a world where he doesn't feel understood and accepted. Follow his journey as he is caught between a fictional world where there is no pain but love and happiness and the crude reality of facing the monotony of everyday life.
This novel has strong psychological underpinnings, a well-crafted tale that is character-driven and it features compelling and resonant themes. Wm M Crouch imagines characters that are real, characters who are dealing with issues that are current and that many people have to deal with in contemporary society. Can falling in love heal anxiety and depression? That is the big question explored in this beautiful book. The author excels in building complex inner worlds in the characters, drawing their psyche, and boldly presenting emotional and psychological conflicts. Nick instantly catches the attention of readers, a genuinely flawed character whose inner world is falling apart. His relationship with Carmen holds the central place in his life, but when it falls apart, he has to reinvent himself, but with what tools? The author deftly shows how the breakup affects both characters and as readers follow them, they want to see them grow. Do You Remember Me? by Wm M Crouch is a deeply affecting story that explores the aftermath of losing love. It is beautiful and poignant, loaded with pathos, and filled with realism.