David Bushell, a college student struggling with social anxiety, discovers that his roommate is a member of a mysterious underground cult. David sneaks into a meeting and discovers that the cult is on the brink of a new “Mercury Cycle,” a mysterious pill-induced visit to the past. When David impulsively steals a bottle of pills in hope of resurrecting his former happiness, he finds himself mixed up in a twisted journey that blurs the line between free will and fate. David struggles to repair his life and defy a future doomed by his own curiosity.