The battle between an Eastern and a Western business tycoon for world dominance rises like a sandstorm out of the African desert. It spreads into both hemispheres, drastically impacting their lives. The action starts in the African desert when the Eastern tycoon, Vladimir Shushani, steals gold from a mine owned by his Western rival, Cyrus Livingston, and builds until it becomes their Armageddon as each seeks revenge on the other.
Livingston hires the OMICRON security company to retrieve the stolen gold, and they discover that Shushani, who owns Olympus Industries, was instrumental in the gold heist. They also find that Shushani is supporting the Al Qaeda terrorists in Africa.
Livingston demands revenge, and OMICRON develops a plan to hurt Shushani financially by attacking one of his oil refineries. Each seeks revenge on the other, which leads to a 4 th of July attack on Livingston in Houston as the OMICRON forces attempt to prevent the assault.
Ella Mae, a retired RN, convinced Gordon, a former DEA Special Agent, who had PTSD, that writing would be therapeutic. They started with a memoir of their life in Paraguay, where he did a tour as Drug Attache with the US Embassy. Once started, he continued to write Thriller novels about OMICRON, a security company that works for the U. S. government and select private corporations