Getting stuck on the side of the road sucks. Getting stuck in the middle of nowhere really sucks. But, getting stuck in the middle of nowhere right as a blizzard hits is just fate kicking you while you're down. In retrospect, it wasn't the best idea to drive my cheap, old, beaten down Honda cross country, but I didn't have much choice.
I'd recently gotten wind of a series of murders up north that just screamed, "HEY! There are monsters here." Now, don't get me wrong, I'm not a hero. I don't go around fighting off the dark and defeating the forces of evil. I'm just curious. Besides, I doubt I could even do anything to stop this. It's too far out of my league.
I grew up in the "real" world. Monsters were just scary stories and everything could be neatly explained by science. It was a nice life, but I was just hiding under the covers. I was "safe" from the mo