After fleeing an abusive relationship, a young mother finds a job cleaning houses as she fights to provide for her child and build them a better future.
Cast: Billy Burke, Andie MacDowell, Margaret Qualley, Nick Robinson, Anika Noni Rose, Rylea Nevaeh Whittet, Raymond Ablack, Tracy Vilar, BJ Harrison, Erin Karpluk, Toby Levins, Anthony Scardera, Aimee Carrero, Alessandro Juliani, Hilaria Larriva, Jessie Liang, Mozhan MarnÃ², Amy Reid
Gaining strength and support from a creative writing therapy, Alex fights for her future by facing off with Sean over custody of Maddy.
Back to square one, Alex reaches out for a safe harbor and legal lifeline, realizing how much of herself she's lost along the way.
Amid a crushing series of setbacks, Alex explores the possibility of college while dealing with Paula's health crisis and offering Regina a helping hand.
Alex writes about her clients, including a couple living separate lives, as she juggles her tricky housing situation and Paula's mental state.
Determined to send Maddy to a better preschool, Alex desperately searches for a new place to live, a process complicated by her government benefits.
A job cleaning out the childhood home of a notorious local thief triggers memories for Alex, who also discovers what's causing Maddy's worrying cough.
Cleaning Regina's gorgeous house on Thanksgiving, Alex imagines what it would be like to live in such luxury before taking the fantasy a step further.
While navigating the complex government assistance system, Alex wrangles with Sean over Maddy's care and tackles a cleaning job that nearly breaks her.
After a long night on the floor of a ferry terminal with Maddy, Alex finds shelter, but custody issues and an unhappy client push her to the edge.
Fleeing in the night with Maddy, Alex seeks help from social services and lands a job with Value Maids, only to find her problems are just beginning.