New Leaf!

“It’s been long enough. Yeah, the pain in my stomach from hunger is unbearable, but the pain from my despair is unfathomable. At least I can be proud of how long I’ve managed to fight. I’m just gonna close my eyes and hope for something; whatever it may be, I can’t afford to judge it”.

Ren Morales is a 24-year-old office worker. One June evening while on his way home from work, Ren finds a young homeless girl and gives her some money. This makes the young girl follow Ren to his condo, trying to seduce him by flirting on the way. In the privacy of Ren’s condo, the girl, who introduced herself as Camryn, tries getting physical with Ren but passes out due to hunger.

The next morning, Camryn properly confronts Ren, explaining that she is from a financially struggling family. Ren decides to let the struggling girl stay at his house. But what Ren doesn’t know is that his seemingly small act of kindness would change both of them, their worlds, and what they know.

Prompt: Who Needs Plot
Theme(s): #Slice of Life
My theme: #Seinen #Found_Family #Drama #Comedy

In case my descriptions aren't clear, remember that the story's setting is based on Toronto, Canada.

Prompt: Who Needs Plot
Theme(s): #Slice of Life
My theme: #Seinen #Found_Family #Drama #Comedy

In case my descriptions aren't clear, remember that the story's setting is based on Toronto, Canada.

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Chapter 0: Prologue
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Chapter 1: Ren Morales: Introduction
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Chapter 2: Work
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Chapter 3: Snow Storm
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Chapter 4: Encounter
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Chapter 5: "Hey Mister, Are You Lonely Tonight?"
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Chapter 6: The Mystery of Ren Morales
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Chapter 7: Chocolate Milk
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Chapter 8: Camryn: Introduction
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Chapter 9: "Stay with Me"
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Chapter 10: Camryn: Painful Past 01
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Chapter 11: My Decision
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Chapter 12: Mr Morales' Den
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Chapter 13: Evening at Mr Morales' Place
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Chapter 14: Personal Housekeeper: Start!
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Chapter 15: Lunchtime with Bailey
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Chapter 16: Would You Rather?
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Chapter 17: This City
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Chapter 18: The Crushing Boredom
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Chapter 19: Desperation
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Chapter 20: Taking Responsibility Part 1
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Chapter 21: Taking Responsibility Part 2
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Chapter 22: “You Can Stay with Me”
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Chapter 23: Living Together
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Chapter 24: Camryn: Painful Past 02 Part 1
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Chapter 25: Camryn: Painful Past 02 Part 2
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Chapter 26: Donuts from Alente Bistro
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Chapter 27: Beattie’s Heart Shopping Centre
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Chapter 28: My Shopping Trip Part 1
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Chapter 29: My Shopping Trip Part 2
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Chapter 30: My Shopping Trip Part 3
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Chapter 31: Connie Capperman: Introduction Part 1
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Chapter 32: Connie Capperman: Introduction Part 2
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Chapter 33: Smartphone Part 1
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Chapter 34: Smartphone Part 2
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Chapter 35: Camryn: Painful Past 03
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Chapter 36: "It's Because You're So Nice!"
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Chapter 37: Helpful Connections
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Chapter 38: My First Job (Housekeeper Doesn’t Count!)
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Chapter 39: Valerie Capperman: Introduction Part 1
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Chapter 40: Valerie Capperman: Introduction Part 2
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Chapter 41: I'm Hired?
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Chapter 42: Working at Alente Bistro Part 1
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Chapter 43: Alan Date: Introduction Part 1
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Chapter 44: Alan Date Introduction: Part 2
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Chapter 45: Elyssa Aegis: Introduction
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Chapter 46: Jason Li: Introduction Part 1
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Chapter 47: Jason Li: Introduction Part 2
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Chapter 48: Working at Alente Part 2
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Chapter 49: After Hours
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Chapter 50: Valerie Boateng: Painful Past Part 1
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Chapter 51: Valerie Boateng: Painful Past Part 2
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Chapter 52: Valerie Boateng: Painful Past Part 3
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Chapter 53: Valerie Boateng: Painful Past Part 4
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Chapter 54: Valerie Boateng: Painful Past Part 5
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Chapter 55: Valerie Boateng: Painful Past Part 6
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Chapter 56: A Date with Bailey Part 1
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Chapter 57: A Date with Bailey Part 2
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Chapter 58: Business Trip: Start!
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Chapter 59: Crybaby...
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Chapter 60: Bailey Hollow: Introduction
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Chapter 61: To the Next City
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Chapter 62: Bailey Hollow: Painful Past Part 1
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Chapter 63: Bailey Hollow: Painful Past Part 2
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Chapter 64: Bailey Hollow: Painful Past Part 3
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Chapter 65: Bailey Hollow: Painful Past Part 4
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Chapter 66: Bailey Hollow: Painful Past Part 5
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Chapter 67: Rebel Quest!
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Chapter 68: Arrival
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Chapter 69: Camryn: Painful Past 04
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Chapter 70: First Friend
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Chapter 71: Totally Lovebirds
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Chapter 72: Overload Part 1
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Chapter 73: Camryn: Painful Past 05
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Chapter 74: Overload Part 2
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Chapter 75: Superhero
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Chapter 76: He’s an Enigma…
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Chapter 77: It's Odd...
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Chapter 78: Endless Fields
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Chapter 79: Aragain Falls
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Chapter 80: The Calm
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Chapter 81: Mirage Amongst the Marvel
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Chapter 82: Puppets
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Chapter 83: My Secret
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Chapter 84: It’s a Disheartening Chance Part 1
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Chapter 85: It’s a Disheartening Chance Part 2
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Chapter 86: It’s a Disheartening Chance Part 3
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Chapter 87: That Small Disheartening Chance
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Chapter 88: Best Friends
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Chapter 89: The Perfect Plan
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Chapter 90: “Please Stay With Me!”
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Chapter 91: So Cute…
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Chapter 92: My True Home
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Chapter 93: New Leaf
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Chapter 94: Epilogue
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GenreComedyDramaSeinenSlice of Life
UpdatedSep 05, 2021
Chapters95
Writing StatusFinished
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