The story of the special friendship between the failed author Richard and the 17-year-old girl Abby. Richard tries to get rid of writing cramps by spending the winter in a cabin. There he meets Abby, and despite the age difference, they become good friends. Richard is a bit of a strange character, who sometimes disappears into the fantasy world where his best friend, Captain Excellent, lives. Richard's very own superhero. Abby also has fantasies, but together they decide to face reality without the help of imagination.