Jeremiah T. Brown is a professor gone rogue who takes to the road with a plan. He must reject his former life to face a terrible act he committed in the past. Outside of a cafe, he has a chance meeting with an undercover FBI agent, and a tenuous bond is formed. Jeremiah requires the skills of weary characters from across the Canyonlands, and authorities are interested. Suddenly, he and his new partner in crime head hell-bent into the final climax, where justice and the professor's plan collide.