By Valerie Albemarle
Published: August 28, 2011.
Michael wakes up to find his clock counting beyond 59 minutes. He decides, not without some hubris, that this display of the paranormal is addressed to him and that the clock is setting him a task with a deadline that may prove to be literal: a person's life may depend on his success or failure. The day's events offer him clues to what his task may be. Now if only he could recognize these clues.