On the surface, Nick Albert is your typical high school senior. But deep within, he faces a slew of problems. He's reluctant to come out of the closet and profess his love for the new student Cam Dylan. He fears facing ridicule and bullying from classmates if they find out that he is homosexual. He wonders how his mother will react to his homosexuality. In addition, the sting from memories of his abusive father cause Nick to have suicidal thoughts and require therapy. Nick must rely on his network of good friends and his love for Cam to pull him out of his downward spiral.