Narrated by an angel, this story follows the spiritual fate of a young African man on the frontline of political and social revolution. As a young child in Menalwe, Titus escapes ethnic violence with his older brother. Having lost his parents during that event, he is adopted by an American couple and moves to a small town in the United States. After graduating from university and becoming an assistant to a senior fellow at a 'think tank?, life seems to be as normal as he can make it there. While on a research trip to Mexico however, news from his country of birth takes him from falling for an up-and-coming tennis star, to entering a violent heart of rebellion in Sub-Saharan Africa. From an exciting new voice in the literary world, this bold first piece takes the climax to the last page in an effort to define what it means to be human.