This intense short story focuses on four rural teenagers: Sam, Becky, Dylan, and Fat Boy. Each one secretly wishes for a better life. Sam wants to be a writer. Becky desires love. Dylan tires of his All-American image. Fat Boy dreams of being popular. But when they find out an asteroid is hurtling toward Earth, the teens’ desires begin to consume them. The four characters quickly learn that human nature at its worst, is far more dangerous than any rock ever could be.