Life is hard for Lucifer Pope. His ex-wife and ex-best friend are brain dead, his friends are disappearing, he needs a story, and he's on a deadline. Searching out a story about disappearing prostitutes leads Pope into places so strange and horrifying that even he won't print the whole truth.
Derrick Barnsdale is an aspiring rich person, author, screenwriter, and director. He lives in Grosse Ile, Mi with his wife, Dawn, his three children, Dane, Rylee, and Noah, and his pets Jack and Iggy. He hopes to one day sail around the world and be able to move objects with his mind.