Leah aka LeLe is a bartender and poet whose strict religious and abusive upbringing at the hands of her father Pastor F.A. Palmer creates a heartless killer who uses the seven deadly sins as justification. Kandi is the book smart girl who sells her body to pay for college and to afford the expensive labels she desperately craves. She is hell bent on forgetting the meager means in which she grew up and will do anything to ensure that she never returns to the projects. Charlie aka CeCe is the conceited, self-centered master stylist who believes in by any means necessary to succeed and keep her salon "UpGrade" ahead of the competition. Janelle aka Nelly is a teacher by day and a party animal by night. Her love of men and sex is all about living the life she chooses until a man she rejected decides to make her pay. Lives are shattered as these friends find themselves Slipping in the Darkness.