Feeling despondent after the loss of his mother, Alex uses his scientific savvy to connect with the spiritual realm. Astral projection, a mode of linking with a spatial dimension, is the route Alex pursues. As this otherworldly experience unfolds, Alex is met with unforeseen drawbacks. Shadow spirits, ill-intentioned agents attempting to enter Alex's body, make for a harrowing journey. Along the way, Alex discovers just how dark his mother's past was, subsequently realizing that evil invariably lurks in the shadows.