Loners. Introverts. Hermits. Labels attached to those willfully isolated individuals who prefer their own company to the companionship of
others. Not all such lone wolf personalities are birthed, however, but gradually created-molded
over time, perhaps even forced into a solitary existence by circumstances beyond their control.
six such psyche-altering transformations and the grave events that led those involved down a dark, twisted road toward utter
- The slacker son of a best-selling horror novelist finds peace and tranquility on his late father’s personal
desert island oasis, at least until an uninvited guest with malevolent motives floats ashore.
the eve of a weather-related apocalypse, a middle-aged man and teenage girl form a bizarre, uneasy alliance within the stony
confines of a futuristic fall-out shelter.
– A self-professed
hermit discovers little solitude or serenity after volunteering for a government funded project code-named ‘Introvert’.
– An alcoholic
ex-cop attempting to elude his inner demons via a desolate, mountaintop hideaway meets a kindred spirit in the way of an enigmatic,
amnesia-stricken woman whose own checkered past might well prove fatal to them both.
– A psychiatrist
comes to the aid of a veteran soldier unable to shake the horrors of a past battle that claimed his soul-mate, only to discover
the that the scars of war can birth the most malevolent of demons.
great dread and trepidation, a pre-teen boy with definitive loner tendencies is forced to partake in the hellish rituals of
the annual family reunion.
Contrary to public opinion, there can be tangible reasons behind such stark, anti-social conduct,
such as the deep, permanent psychological scarring that can occur from recalling unspeakable terrors from one’s past.
Thus to those referred to as ‘Recluse’, living a solitary existence is not nearly so
much a preference as it is destiny.
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