Waking God is a controversial novel that explores humanity's past and future in a context of religious myth. It is based upon a sleeping Adam who is dreaming himself into existence; the Tarot Code; a god seed imbedded in DNA; angels as the myth builders; and, a fast paced chase through Europe and Mexico.
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Mantrella thought a moment, sighing, "Not in your dreams, but in your subconscious," he said. "Let me enlighten such a learned man as you." As he spoke, he wore that signature grin, as if what he said was personally satisfying. "It is not about saving humanity, and it never has been," he began frankly.
The brook murmured softly in his ears, but the dream remained disjointed and chaotic. He could see, deep within his mind, the angel struggling to be free, wanting to be released. The two needed to be saved so that the dream could end and he, too, could be free. He would have to help them, somehow; speak out across the ages and into their world. Restless in slumber, the naked man's body quivered, and he rolled over onto the smooth wet stones of the shore. Though his lips trembled, the ghostly thoughts of his mind took no spoken form. Instead, through the milk of his dreams he whispered, "Fear not, for I am with you always...even until the end of time...."
"He only needed to find some way to understand why it was happening and what in God's name it had to do with him."
"Santo cielo!" the cardinal coughed,stumbling against the wall. Fear welled in the black eyes that wildly begged for the guards to take action. But the soldiers hardly moved.
"And today in Rome it seems that at the very least, the city of seven hills is being spiritually and, to a lesser degree, physically destroyed."
"On the advent of the Pontiff's murder, I realized that now more than ever, mankind's ascension is threatened."
"A creature, half man and half wolf, crashed through the window and landed several feet from Andrew. Though the image was shocking, he knew that he was in the presence of a Watcher."