David Andrews is eager to land a job at the school he's working at as a substitute teacher. But he keeps getting rejected, and he ventures out on a road trip to clear his head.
Armed with a fishing pole and old friends, he looks at the journey as one of epic importance. With the blessing of his wife, he's determined to relive his past to find his future.
It's not a midlife crisis; he's just tired of not catching a break. His journey takes him throughout the country and beyond, to places such as Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania; Annapolis, Maryland.; Charleston, South Carolina; Atlanta, Georgia, Mexico and Guatemala. There's plenty of fishing and reliving memories along the way.
David seems to be making progress in exorcising the demons of his past, but when unexpected tragedy strikes, he must consider whether or not he's been looking at things all wrong. What's really important is about to be revealed in To Clear My Head.