What if you had a perfect memory…
But every terrible thing you’ve seen, said and done was seared in your mind, never to be forgotten?
Recollection delves into the cursed life of DC radio talk show host Jeremy Peoples at the start of a New Year’s Eve broadcast. Jeremy is tormented by his autobiographical memory, precisely recording every second of his existence and uncontrollably replaying his worst moments when triggered. Seven years after a killing spree at his small town school left him shattered and scarred, Jeremy’s recollections are an unfading flood of vivid violence and lost love that forever feel like they only just happened.
And he’s willing to do anything to forget.
Jeremy—convinced he caused the murder of his girlfriend and six others—confesses during a harrowing on-air interview he’s orchestrated with the shooter. However, with closure and forgiveness seemingly within his grasp…
…a caller with a shocking revelation lures him home to Wisconsin, and once again, back into danger.
Recollection descends with Jeremy, spiraling out of control, ensnarled by devious drug dealers, scrambling across the country to confront his past sins. Grasping for redemption, will he instead succumb to addiction, memories more real than the present, and the consequences of his betrayals?