Michael Jackson has been pronounced dead. His family, friends, and fans are all in mourning. No one knows the truth. The King of Pop is very much alive, but he is being held prisoner by a mysterious individual who claims he is the only one who can save him.
Michael Jackson's six children struggle with their grief. While Prince, Paris, and Blanket are thrust into the public eye, Jackson's three eldest sons, Tobias, Arthur, and Donovan, are drifting apart. Tobias just wants to move on, but Arthur feels trapped. And Donovan doesn't seem to care at all.
Categories: This Is It: 2006-2009, Angst, Drama, Family, Hurt/Comfort, Humor, Mystery, Romance, Sci Fi, Suspense, Thriller, Trigger Warning! Characters: Lisa Marie Presley, Michael, Original Girl
General Warnings: Mild Violence, Some Scenes of a Sexual Nature, Strong Language
Trigger Warnings: Alcohol Abuse, Attempted Suicide, Child Abuse, Death, Domestic Abuse, Emotional Abuse, Kidnapping, Neglect, Physical Abuse, Racism
Chapters: 10 Completed: No
Word count: 20763 Read: 7800
Published: Oct 07, 2016 Updated: Jan 25, 2017
A/N: I’m using this fanfic as a way of practicing my writing and trying out new techniques. Expect infrequent updates. I will make many references to movies, books, and music; this is always deliberate. Whether you’ve heard of it or not, I recommend looking up the things I mention to gain a better understanding of the themes in this story.
This is a list of all the characters featured in the story. It is here for reference only and can be skipped.
5. Part I, Lazarus; Chapter 3: Blood Is Thicker Than Water by Miri Fern [Reviews - 2] (2861 words)
I know it's over, still I cling
I don't know where else I can go
Over and over and over and over
Over and over
I know it's over
And it never really began
But in my heart it was so real