Meet “Crazy Red”, a Vietnam veteran who sees people that are not there, hears voices and talks to make believe characters. They say he is crazy. And he likes it like that.
He needed no one and trusted no one — until the day he met Strawberry Jones, a young African American woman who gradually chipped away at the wall he had built around his heart and showed him what love and family is all about.
This heartwarming story will have you laughing one minute and crying the next as Strawberry Jones and Red Dalton forge a friendship that spans race, culture and age; a friendship that is mysteriously sanctioned by “Big Jake” a mystifying apparition that apparently only Red can see and hear.
Who is Big Jake and what does he have to do with this weird and wonderful friendship? The answer may surprise you.