When a young Spanish-American man witnesses the murder of his entire family, he is traumatized, and he wants mothing more than to die and join them in Heaven. He doesn't, however, expect a seemingly normal woman to save his life by giving him a new one.
After his turning, he suffered many atrocities at both his sire's hand and his own. Almost three hundred years after his introduction into the world of vampires and werewolves, he meets a young human girl who asks for the story of his life. Feeling a strange connection to her, he writes it down.