The story of Emily, a high school girl who is hit by a bus and accepts a reincarnation as a tenshi, a form of guardian angel.
My My Tenshi Life contains examples of the following:
- Bland-Name Product: Chirper and Zooglenote
- First Episode Resurrection: Where all of the Tenshi come from, including Emily.
- First-Episode Twist: Emily's death and subsequent resurrection.
- Heroic BSoD: When Emily discovers that she's been dead for 3 years and nobody recognizes her.
- Magical Girl Warrior: Casper has a crossbow, though it's not clear yet what it's for.
- One Steve Limit: Averted. After Petra looks up Emily's name in the book of reservations, she mentions there are four million, nine hundred fifteen thousand, seven hundred and thirteen other people with that name, but is still sure she found the right Emily.
- Power Gives You Wings: Emily doesn't get her wings until she's a tenshi.
- Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: Violet walks into the street trying to keep Emily's phone away from her, and Emily dives into the street to save her from an oncoming bus. Violet likely wouldn't have taken her phone had she not been rattled by Casper's warning to be "extra careful".
- Taking the Bullet: Emily saving Violet from an oncoming bus.