NOBODY BUT GOD is a fictional tale of southern romance, set during the late 1970's in rural Georgia. The novel takes a creative look at the realities involved in dating and matrimony. Erika M. Jones has created memorable characters in their twenties that tackle the human emotions of insecurity, doubt, confusion, lies, trust, maturity, and love; through the gentle power of God. August dreamed for a lover. She was confused from the love she had for her absent father. She did not understand why she kept so many photos of his smile close to her mirror. Mother Auntie raised her. She never really got to know her parents. After a series of bad relationships with liars and cowards, Lorenzo is just what she needs to feel true love. Lorenzo was always questionable...very talkative, sensitive, handsome, talented and dominating. He carried some talent in every movement of his body. His father use to roam old plantations in search of field hand work. In the process, he designed barns from old slave quarters...what few plantations still had them. Lorenzo followed his footsteps right to August's door without knowing how much they needed each other.