A hot steamy summer night in Georgia was when it all began. Riding along the bolts of lightening that emanated from the fierce electrical storm raging across the town a new nightmarish reality was born into the life of Kirk Samson. Just an ordinary man living out what otherwise would be known as an ordinary life Kirk Samson must endure these nightmares that completely alter the course of his existence. In what seems like one instant his world is turned upside down and no matter what he does he can’t seem to outrun the new dark forces that seem to be in control of his life. In the blink of an eye Kirk finds his wife has disappeared and his life torn asunder. He tries to relocate to Cape Hope, Maine in an attempt to start over only he finds that his demons that haunt him in his dreams have relocated too. Can Kirk find out how to sever the tie that links the supernatural hauntings to his real life before tragedy strikes again?