Synaptica (1)Thriller · 1 January 0001
Timothy Van Bender, a Yale graduate trust fund baby, runs a hedge fund worth millions and stands to lose everything on a bet against the yen. On top of his financial ruin, his wife, Kate, the love of his life, commits suicide when she discovers that she has cancer. Brought to the brink of despair, Timothy discovers through an eccentric Dr. Ho that his wife still lives. Or at least in some way... Her consciousness was downloaded into a backup drive in an experimental procedure before she flung her old body off a cliff. Now all her computerized mind needs is a host. Faced with an enormous ethical dilemma, Timothy must decide how far he will go for a second chance...
- Written by
J. Todd Harris