After a kind encounter breaks the shell of his anxiety and depression, college senior Tristan Myriad is struck by lightning and granted an ancient power. Homework becomes an afterthought as explosive abilities add new weight to a lifelong battle with his own mind. With his roommate Bryce at his side, he hones his abilities and searches for their origins, chasing the coattails of the strange singer Decibelle. She will find him, with everything else that travels in her wake. He will learn the hard way that mood swings don't have schedules, and you can't resolve what's burnt and buried.