by Matt Eaton
When Australian special forces soldier Stone Luckman rescues marooned surfer Mel Palace from a collapsing high rise, she says she’s been expecting him for weeks. Later, she claims she can read minds. If his own insanity meter wasn’t off the register, he’d suspect she had a screw loose. Since the tsunamis retreated, most survivors are just the opposite. Out their minds. Blank, empty vessels.