Daniel Palmer is an orphan adjusting to his new life. A new home, new school, and a gift that has drawn the attention of a powerful entity. Ben Johnson's family is falling apart, his company weeks from ruin, and a dangerous business partner might want him dead.One can peer through the veil of human perception and discern the force manipulating events in Pine Creek, the other is blinded by his past. As their lives collide, the conflict between Good and Evil intensifies, leaving a path of carnage that threatens to destroy them and those they love. Before it is finished, both will learn that some choices have eternal consequences, especially when Darkness Watches.