A daemon has its own agenda. It’s not there to serve you; it thinks you are there to serve it. Your daemon’s aim is to live through you. You might say it’s your alter ego, only it thinks you are its alter ego."
The university town of Ithaca is blessed with numerous waterfalls, and beautiful, dangerous gorges. Here the appearance of a fox at a Christmas Party transforms the lives of those attending. Following the party, Michelle’s old trouble with migraines returns, bringing frightening sensations, confusion, and the recurring vision of a body in the water. With the aid of a shaman, she approaches a new understanding of the nature of existence, learns to open her heart, and finds that spiritual forces are conspiring to take her life in a new direction.