Serena Nelson writes: "It is the late 21st century and humanity has reached a new technological high. The world is basically divided into two experiences: our reality and the virtual (known as the Trance). For some the Trance is home and for others they'd rather keep it real. Latha Sesame is a Trance addict. She is forcefully booted from one of her online sessions and finds herself locked in her dingy apartment. As she finds a way to escape the building shakes in an explosion. Welcome to the world of Technobabylon."