A young writer, Eric Sampson, spends his days writing on a typewriter his late mother had left him. Unmotivated and isolated, he spends his day to day life journaling. Eric is enticed by an attractive actress he sees on TV, Tory Turner and begins to grow a love through obsessive stalking and pursuing her whereabouts. One day Eric plucks up the courage to meet Tory, only to find unsettling information about her love life. This causes Eric to feel angry and betrayed by Tory, wishing death upon her.